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unempolyed 12 May, 2022.
ECONOMY
The number of unemployed in Croatia is falling


"At the end of April, 118,922 job-seekers were registered with the state employment bureau, a drop of 5.3 percent month-on-month, and of 20.0 percent year-on-year.

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EURO money 12 May, 2022.
ECONOMY
EBRD analysts revise down Croatia’s projected GDP

Weaker spending due to high inflation will hamper the recovery of transition economies from the coronavirus crisis, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) warned on Tuesday, revising down its growth projections for Croatia for 2022 and 2023.
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Ukrainen refugees in Croatia 11 May, 2022.
RUSSIAN INVASION OF UKRAINE
Minister: Croatia received more than 17,300 Ukrainian refugees to date

Speaking in an interview with state radio, Croatian minister minister of the Interior Davor Božinovićsaid said on Wednesday that just over 17,300 Ukrainian refugees,
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gas consumption

1 April, 2022.
FROM APRIL 1 HIGHER ENERGY PRICES

Government to start paying out €63m energy bonus scheme in April

The Croatian government will start paying out one-off bonuses to pensioners, state agency Hina said on Thursday, as part of an effort to help vulnerable groups deal with exploding energy prices.
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coronavirus, doctors

1 April, 2022.
CORONA VIRUS IN CROATIA

Croatia Reports 1,442 New Coronavirus Cases, 9 Deaths

Croatia has recorded 1,442 new coronavirus cases and nine COVID-related deaths in the last 24 hours, the national coronavirus response team reported on Friday.
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Vesna Bosanac 21. March 2022.

Vesna Bosanac, Vukovar War Hospital director dies

Dr Vesna Bosanac, the pre- and post-war director of the Vukovar Hospital, died early on Monday morning after a long illness. She was 73.

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Zoran milanovic, Croatian president 14 March, 2022
SPECIAL PRESS CONFERENCE
Croatian president: Croatia needs air defense

Croatian president Zoran Milanovic said on Monday that Croatia should invest more in its air defence system, after a Soviet-era unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) had flown in from Ukraine and crashed in Zagreb last week. more


soviet-made military drone crashed in Zagreb 14 March, 2022
SERIOUS INCIDENT
Soviet-made military drone crashed in Zagreb;Military experts disagree with claims that drone carried a 120-kg bomb

The bomb found in the wreckage of the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that crashed in Zagreb last week weighed up to 120 kilos and exploded under the ground, the Croatian public broadcaster said on Sunday evening, citing a high-level Defence Ministry source. more

Ivan Paladina 10 March, 2022
ON WEDNESADY IN PARLAMENT
Ivan Paladina receives parliament’s vote of confidence as new construction minister

Parliament on Wednesday gave a vote of confidence in Ivan Paladina as the new minister of construction, physical planning and state assets, after which he was sworn in.
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Želko Akrap
4 March , 2022.
RUSSIA INVASION IN UKRAINA
Croatian military attaché refuses to accept Russian note


The Croatian military attaché in Moscow on Thursday refused to accept a note from the Russian Defence Ministry over the alleged arrival of "200 Croatian mercenaries" in Ukraine.
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Croatian soldier 4 March , 2022.
RUSSIA INVASION IN UKRAINA
Croatia agrees to send 70 troops to the new Nato battalion stationed in Hungary

Croatian government on Thursday approved the sending of Croatian troops outside of the country, including 70 soldiers for Nato's Enhanced Forward Presence force in Hungary in 2022 and 2023. more



CRO kuna
03th February, 2022.
MONEY
Croatia issues €1bn bond on domestic market

Croatia has successfully issued a €1 billion bond on the domestic market with which it will reschedule two securities from 2017 and 2019, Finance Minister Zdravko Maric told state news agency Hina on Tuesday.more

 

Tourist news


pag  and lepoglava laces

1 April 2022.
TOURISM
Croatian Souvenirs: 9 Things That Fit in Your Suitcase

After visiting tourist places, you may be thinking of picking up something to remember your stay in Croatia or to share part of the trip with your loved ones at home. more


Zagreb, Decembre 202205th January 2022.
TOURISM
Zagreb Records 257% Increase in Tourist Bed Nights in December

Zagreb recorded 161,100 tourist bed nights in December 2021, which is an increase of 275% compared with December 2020 and a decrease of 36% compared with December 2019, the City of Zagreb Tourist Board said on Tuesday. more

Croats out of Homeland news


Zagreb city 24 May, 2022.
A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO RETURN TO CROATIA
Bernays University College to give away free and reduced tourism and communications study program tuition fees for the Croatian diaspora

Edward Bernays University College
announced it is giving away free and reduced tuition fees for communication and tourism study programs to four members of the Croatian diaspora.
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23 May, 2022.
CROATIAN ABROUD
30th Anniversary of Croatia's International Recognition Celebrated in New York

The ceremony was opened by Lidija Babić, Consul of the 1st class, and then the Consul General of the Republic of Croatia in New York Nikica Kopačević greeted everyone on her own behalf and on behalf of all employees of the Consulate General. more


Mestrovic monument Indian in Chicago9th March 2021.
CULTURE
Croatian culture ministry ‘appalled’ by Meštrović Chicago monument review


The Bowman and the Spearman, also known collectively as Equestrian Indians, or simply Indians, by Meštrović which stands in Chicago’s Grant Park is one of 41 monuments and memorials in the Chicago..

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Croats in Canada8th January, 2021
CROATS IN CANADA
The Government of Canada is contributing $ 500,000 to Croatian earthquake relief

In response to the devastating earthquakes that hit Croatia a few days ago, fundraising efforts have been undertaken by members of the Croatian community (and friends thereof) around the world (including a number of campaigns within our own community in Canada). more


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Regional news


Dritan Abazovic, Montenegro PM 12 May, 2022.
MONTENEGRO

Montenegro PM Abazovic lends support to the Open Balkans initiative


The Open Balkans initiative was formally launched in 2019 by Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama and North Macedonia Prime Minister Zoran Zaev as a regional initiative intended to boost economic links in the countries of the Western Balkans. more


Sarajevo 10 March, 2022
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
OSCE PA stands ready to facilitate Bosnia and Herzegovina’s political processes, South East Europe envoy Guliyev says in Sarajevo

SARAJEVO, 10 March 2022 – The OSCE Parliamentary ssembly’s Special Representative on South East Europe, Vice-President Azay Guliyev (Azerbaijan), has been in Bosnia and Herzegovina this week.
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Milorad Dodik4 March, 2022
RUSSIAN INVASION OF UKRAINE
Milorad Dodik attempted to block Bosnia's UN vote

The Serb member of Bosnia and Herzegovina's three-member Presidency, Milorad Dodik, in cooperation with Russian diplomats, tried to prevent Bosnia's ambassador to the United Nations from voting.
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Bosnia & Herzegovina flag22, February 2022
BOSNIA & HERCEGOVINA
Meeting of Croat and Bosniak parties in Bosnia cancelled for unknown reason



A meeting between ethnic Croat and ethnic Bosniak parties on electoral reform in Bosnia and Herzegovina scheduled for Tuesday was not held and although no reasons were given, two officials suggested the possibility of another meeting under the aegis of the US and the EU. more



World's News

 

FAO conference

12 May, 2022.
FAO REGIONAL CONFERENCE FOR EUROPE

Amid the war in Ukraine, Europe and Central Asia discuss ways of ensuring food security and transforming agrifood systems

Ministers and high-level representatives from across Europe and Central Asia met today at the FAO Regional Conference for Europe (ERC33) to discuss not only the implications of the war in Ukraine on global agrifood systems and world food security..
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OSCE PA webiner

12 May, 2022.
OSCE PA WEBINER

Urgent need for increased humanitarian aid for Ukraine and diplomatic push to end war

COPENHAGEN, 11 May 2022 – The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly today held a virtual debate on “The role of the OSCE in addressing the war in Ukraine and its consequences.”
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unemployment

1 April, 2022
EU ECONOMY
EU and euro zone see mild drop in unemployment in February

In February 2022, seasonally-adjusted unemployment rates in the EU and euro zone decreased mildly, as did the unemployment rate in Croatia, remaining below the euro area average, showed a report from Eurostat released on Thursday.
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OSCE PA meeting with UN Crisis Coordinator for Ukraine

24 March, 2022.
RUSSIAN INVASION OF UKRAINE
OSCE PA Secretary General meets with UN Crisis Coordinator for Ukraine

OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Secretary General Roberto Montella met today with Amin Awad, who was appointed last month by UN Secretary-General António Guterres to serve as United Nations Crisis Coordinator for Ukraine. more



Rusian invasion in Ukraine4 March, 2022.
RUSSIAN INVASION OF UKRAINE
OSCE PA President, SG and Bureau members renew calls for an end to Russian invasion of Ukraine, mourn loss of life

COPENHAGEN, 4 March 2022 – Following the UN General Assembly vote on Wednesday overwhelmingly condemning the Russian Federation’s invasion of Ukraine... more



cereal field
03th February, 2022.
GLOBAL FOOD PRICES RISE IN JANUARY
Vegetable oils and dairy products push FAO Food Price Index higher


The gauge for world food prices went up in January, largely catalysed by supply-side constraints for vegetable oils, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) reported today. more

Sport's News


Sljeme, crveni spust05th, January 2022.
WORLD CUP DAY ONE
Snow Queen Trophy 2022 on Sljeme, Petra Vlhova Celebrates

Day one of the Snow Queen Trophy was held on Tuesday 4th January for the women's World Cup slalom, in which Slovak skier Petra Vlhova celebrated! more



Columns


Talibans in Kabul19th August 2021
Alon Ben-Meir comment
Where Did We Go So Wrong In Afghanistan?

President Biden’s decision to finally withdraw US forces from Afghanistan was the correct decision and certainly overdue.

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