All posts tagged Croatia

SOS Balkan Cycling Tour
March 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A duo of cyclists plan to travel 1700km in 15 days, visiting nine different SOS Children’s villages to raise awareness about the charity’s goals, organisers said on March 27. Daniel […]

Ivica Dacic, Serbian Prime Minister, was received by JosŽ Manuel Barroso, President of the EC

Varied views as Serbia begins EU accession talks

January 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Serbian leaders arrived in Brussels on January 21 2014 for the start of the country’s European Union accession talks, but while there were words ...

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Central and Eastern Europe in 2013: Emerging and submerging

January 6, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

There were record floods, changes of government, protests – lots of those – and the European Union got larger by one member. Croatia voted against ...

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Bulgaria’s economic growth improves, but slower than other new EU states – World Bank

December 19, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Strong exports supported growth in Bulgaria but still weak domestic demand is likely to keep Bulgaria’s economic growth rate below the average for t ...

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    UN Security Council extends terms of ICTY judges
    December 19, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The United Nations Security Council voted on December 18 2013 to extend the terms of office of judges at the United Nations tribunal set up to deal with the worst […]

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    IMF: Croatian economy to shrink 0.6% in 2013
    October 9, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said Croatia’s economy will shrink 0.6 per cent in 2013, but that it could go up 1.5 per cent in 2014, according to the […]

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    Romanian company buys Croatian railway cargo
    August 29, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Croatian railway company HZ Cargo is to be sold to Romanian investor Grup Feroviar Roman. The initial agreements have now started and it is expected that the negotiations will go […]

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    EU’s newest member state Croatia faces criticism
    July 22, 2013, by Harriet Salem for The Prague Post

    Fighting corruption and organized crime were identified as key target areas as Croatia prepared to join the European Union. However, following the country’s EU entry July 1, critics claim standards […]