Croatia

Croatia on course to meet euro criteria

Croatia on course to meet euro criteria

High inflation should not stop Croatia from meeting the convergence criteria and joining the eurozone next January, the governor of the Croatian National Bank, Boris Vujčić, said , according to poslovni.hr. In …

Croatia to block Finland and Sweden from joining NATO

Croatia to block Finland and Sweden from joining NATO

Croatian President Zoran Milanovic announced that he plans to use the veto right at the NATO summit in Madrid to block the entry of Finland and Sweden into the military-political bloc. "I, as the president of the country …

What countries refused gold reserves

What countries refused gold reserves

Gold is the go-to asset in times of financial distress. However, the level of gold reserves is different among nations. While there are nations that hold more than 60% of their international reserves in gold, there are many countries where …

Azerbaijani boxer reaches final of European Championship

Azerbaijani boxer reaches final of European Championship

In the Croatian city of Poreč, the semi-final fights of the European Under-22 Boxing Championship took place. A member of the Azerbaijani national team Nijat Huseynov (51 kg), who reached this stage, left the ring with another victory. …

Anti-vaxx protests ripping across Europe

Anti-vaxx protests ripping across Europe

Major cities across Europe have seen demonstrations against new rules and requirements related to the coronavirus pandemic, with some leading to violence and arrests or turning into riots, …

Russia defeated by Croatia in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier

Russia defeated by Croatia in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier

Russia’s national football team has lost 0-1 to Croatia in the final 2022 FIFA World Cup group stage qualifier and will now have to continue in playoffs. The game was played at the Poljud stadium in Croatia's Split on Sunday …

Croatia braces for third COVID-19 wave, announces new rules

Croatia braces for third COVID-19 wave, announces new rules

Croatia announced new measures to combat the spread of coronavirus as the number of new COVID-19 infections is on the rise again. In Zagreb, the country's capital, and in the Split-Dalmatia County the wearing of face masks will …

Israel offers assistance to Croatia after earthquake

Israel offers assistance to Croatia after earthquake

Director-General of the Israeli Foreign Ministry Alon Ushpiz said Israel has offered immediate assistance to Croatia that was shaken by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake earlier in the day, killing seven and injuring many others. The …

Croatia's Zagreb rocked by powerful earthquake

Croatia's Zagreb rocked by powerful earthquake

A powerful earthquake has struck north of Croatia's capital, Zagreb, damaging buildings, burying vehicles in rubble and causing several fires, Al Jazeera reports. As firefighting and rescue operations were ongoing at several …

Will new members join the EU in 2020?

Will new members join the EU in 2020?

Croatia, the youngest EU member, vowed to advocate for the bloc's Balkan enlargement, and pledged to work for “a strong Europe in a world of challenges” in the upcoming six months, after taking over the European Council's …

Croatia holds presidential election

Croatia holds presidential election

Polling stations opened for the presidential elections in Croatia, RIA Novosti reported referring to the state electoral commission of the republic, News.am reports. Three million 855 thousand voters have been registered who will be …

 Azerbaijan-Croatia Euro 2020 tickets on sale

Azerbaijan-Croatia Euro 2020 tickets on sale

Tickets are on sale now for the match Azerbaijan vs Croatia, the press service of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA) reported. The match will be held within the Euro 2020 qualifying round at Bakcell Arena …