ZAGREB Several thousand people protested in Croatia's capital on Saturday over government plans to raise the retirement age to 67 and cut pensions for those who retire early.
ROVINJ, Croatia, Oct 18 Croatia may have to pay
4.2 billion kuna ($651.57 million) for the costs of state
guarantees extended to an ailing Adriatic shipyard that has been
struggling to survive in recent months, Finance Minister Zdravko
Maric said on Thursday.
ZAGREB Croatia expects to meet the technical criteria for the border-free European Union's Schengen zone by year-end and hopes to join it by 2020, a senior Interior Ministry official said on Tuesday.
ZAGREB, Sept 12 Revamped Croatian food group
Agrokor is expected to exit state-run administration in the
first half of 2019 if a court rules in favour of a settlement
deal reached among creditors, Agrokor's crisis manager Fabris
Perusko said on Wednesday.
PRAGUE/ZAGREB A deal with creditors has finally given Agrokor boss Fabris Perusko time to focus on leading the Croatian food group back from the brink of bankruptcy and fighting off international competition.
ZAGREB Around a thousand striking workers from Croatia's largest shipbuilding group Uljanik protested in the capital on Monday, appealing to the government to help secure late salary payments and the long-term future of the business.
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ZAGREB Hundreds of thousands of Croats in red and white chequered soccer shirts and scarves poured onto the streets of the capital Zagreb on Monday to welcome home the national team and celebrate their run to the World Cup final in Russia.
MOSCOW/ZAGREB After watching their soccer team lose 4-2 to France in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday, some Croatians wept with sadness while others felt pride that their tiny nation had gone so far in the tournament. | Video
MOSCOW/ZAGREB After watching their soccer team lose 4-2 to France in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday, some Croatians wept with sadness while others felt pride that their tiny nation had gone so far in the tournament.