Shipbuilder Uljanik is in severe financial difficulties and has already lost several vessel construction deals.
Defeat of Theresa May’s deal in UK parliament raises the risk of a no deal Brexit which would have damaging consequences for the economies of Central, Eastern and Southeast Europe.
Transition from the socialist system came at an enormous cost for most of the countries in Central and Eastern Europe in terms of unemployment and poverty, but now the fight against unemployment is almost won.
Part-time workers were disproportionately affected by pay delays, with 22% saying they had received late pay, compared to 14% of full-time workers.
The political situation in Croatia is expected to remain stable during 2019. Recent polls have shown the ruling Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) to be the most popular party in the country, with support standing at around 26%-27%.