|EU Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Fuele said that the country's judiciary sector will not be monitored after the EU accession, expected in July 2013, news agency HINA reported. The EC will oversee how the country meets its commitments in the period between the accession negotiations and the actual accession through annual reports. Also, biannual reports will be issued on the policy chapters on judiciary and fundamental rights, competition policy and justice, freedom and security. We note that the European Commission has proposed to the EU Council of Ministers to close the remaining four chapters.
The Croatian government decided on Thursday, March 21, to take over the ownership of all four companies part of local shipyard 3.Maj after which the privatisation of the parent company will be ... more
Croatian dairy producer Dukat said it intends to place a takeover bid for the 49.7% stake it does not yet own in Slovenian peer Ljubljanske Mlekarne. Dukats current stake of 50.3% in the ... more
Croatia's construction output fell 2.1% on the year in January 2013 after dropping an annual 19.9% a month earlier, the statistics office said, quoting unadjusted data. Working-day adjusted data, ... more