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News Croatia Finance: Real economy data for April and GDP structure

Published on: Sunday 24 May 2020
Real economy data for April and GDP structure
News source: https://www.fxstreet.com/analysis/real-economy-data-for-april-and-gdp-structure-202005250838

CEE countries will start to release their detailed GDP data for 1Q20. Croatia and Slovenia will publish their 1Q growth rates for the first time. We expect that Croatia's economy grew 0.5% y/y in 1Q, ...

News Croatia Finance: Croatian financial regulator approves the first BTC investment fund

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Croatian financial regulator approves the first BTC investment fund
News source: https://www.fxstreet.com/cryptocurrencies/news/croatian-financial-regulator-approves-the-first-btc-investment-fund-202005130445

The financial regulator of Croatia, Hanfa, has approved Griffon Asset Management’s Passive Digital Asset fund. This is the first BTC investment fund approved by the financial watchdog. Hanfa has also ...

News Croatia Finance: The 2020 Virtuoso® Luxe Report: "Carpe Diem," Croatia, Antarctica And Greece

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
The 2020 Virtuoso® Luxe Report: "Carpe Diem," Croatia, Antarctica And Greece
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/2020-virtuoso-luxe-report-carpe-140000192.html

VIRTUOSO REVEALS EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TRAVEL IN 2020 NEW YORK , Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers in 2020 are seizing the day and prioritizing trips now, powered by the belief that customized ...

News Croatia Finance: Croatia revokes retirement age rise after trade union revolt

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
Croatia revokes retirement age rise after trade union revolt
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/croatia-revokes-retirement-age-rise-115517088.html

Croatia backed down on changes to its pension system on Friday as parliament reinstated a retirement age of 65 after leading trade unions staged protests against a rise to 67. Like many European countries, Croatia has an ageing population, and parliament approved a government proposal in December to

News Croatia Finance: Israel and Croatia sign fintech collaboration pact

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
Israel and Croatia sign fintech collaboration pact
News source: https://www.finextra.com/pressarticle/80069/israel-and-croatia-sign-fintech-collaboration-pact

The Capital Markets, Insurance and Savings Authority, and Israel Security Authority have jointly signed an MOU for collaboration on FinTech issues with the Croatian Financial Services Supervisory ...

News Croatia Finance: Croatia Airlines to get state aid; Adria extends flight suspension

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
Croatia Airlines to get state aid; Adria extends flight suspension
News source: https://atwonline.com/airlines/croatia-airlines-get-state-aid-adria-extends-flight-suspension

Croatia’s Ministry of Sea, Transport and Infrastructure approved HRK250 million ($37 million) in financial aid for the national flag carrier—HRK100 million this year and the remainder in 2020.

News Croatia Finance: New $47M fund, Fil Rouge Capital, is ready to boost Croatia’s growing startup scene

Published on: Thursday 15 August 2019
New $47M fund, Fil Rouge Capital, is ready to boost Croatia’s growing startup scene
News source: https://techcrunch.com/2019/08/15/new-47m-fund-fil-rouge-capital-is-ready-to-boost-croatias-growing-startup-scene/

Croatia has not exactly been known for a huge startup scene in the past, and probably the most famous tech company out of there in recent years has been Rimac Automobili, the startup out of Zagreb that created an electric supercar to rival anything Porsche might make. But the technical talent in the country remains […]

News Croatia Finance: Canada's Vermilion starts drilling for oil and gas in Croatia

Published on: Wednesday 12 June 2019
Canada's Vermilion starts drilling for oil and gas in Croatia
News source: https://sg.finance.yahoo.com/news/canadas-vermilion-starts-drilling-oil-111451402.html

Canada's Vermilion Energy has begun drilling its first exploration well in Croatia and should have initial results on the presence of oil or gas within five weeks, the Croatian Hydrocarbon Agency (AZU) said on Thursday. The company will also soon start drilling works on another onshore well in eastern

News Croatia Finance: Croatia Wants to Replace Its Currency, the Kuna, with Euro

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
Croatia Wants to Replace Its Currency, the Kuna, with Euro
News source: https://www.novinite.com/articles/197515/Croatia+Wants+to+Replace+Its+Currency%2C+the+Kuna%2C+with+Euro

Croatian Finance Minister Zdravko Marić and Central Bank Governor Boris Vujčić urged Croatia to join the European Central Bank's Unified Supervision Mechanism, which is the first step towards joining ...

News Croatia Finance: MORNING BID EUROPE-Brexit in Peterborough: too close for comfort

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
MORNING BID EUROPE-Brexit in Peterborough: too close for comfort
News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20190607072316-no84z/

Upcoming events/data/themes for market reports G20 finance chiefs meet in Tokyo ... Denmark/Fitch: Croatia, EFSF, ESM/DBRS: Denmark, Germany, Poland (Editing by Andrew Heavens) ...

News Croatia Finance: Ivan Rakitic transfer: Man Utd 'make approach' with Barcelona keen to sell star

Published on: Monday 10 June 2019
Ivan Rakitic transfer: Man Utd 'make approach' with Barcelona keen to sell star
News source: https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/transfer-news/ivan-rakitic-transfer-man-utd-16499045

The Croatia international has emerged as a target for Red Devils ... It has been claimed that the Catalan club will look to sell the midfielder this summer in an attempt to help finance moves for ...

News Croatia Finance: ‘Unassuming gem’ Croatia to get boost from Ctrip

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
‘Unassuming gem’ Croatia to get boost from Ctrip
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/unassuming-gem-croatia-boost-ctrip-054952322.html

On 4 June, the Ctrip.com International Ltd. co-founder and Executive Chairman of the Board James Liang was invited to meet with the Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović in the capital Zagreb. President Grabar-Kitarović commended Ctrip’s contributions to the tourism industry of China and Croatia

News Croatia Finance: Greek adults live longer with their parents compared to other nationalities in the world

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Greek adults live longer with their parents compared to other nationalities in the world
News source: https://greekcitytimes.com/2019/05/15/greek-adults-live-longer-with-their-parents-compared-to-other-nationalities-in-the-world/

Specifically, 56.3 percent of Greeks aged 25 to 34 said they lived with their parents in 2018, the highest rate in the EU after Croatia and Slovakia. Although many claim this is due to the current ...

News Croatia Finance: Croatia's Podravka Group Achieves Record Quarterly Profits

Published on: Monday 13 May 2019
Croatia's Podravka Group Achieves Record Quarterly Profits
News source: https://www.esmmagazine.com/podravka-group-achieves-record-net-profits/74390

Croatian food and pharmaceutical company Podravka has achieved net profit of HRK 80.1 million (€10.8 million) in the first quarter of its financial year, up 14.8% year-on-year. The double-digit growth ...

News Croatia Finance: Finance agreed for Bosnia and Herzegovina motorway

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
Finance agreed for Bosnia and Herzegovina motorway
News source: https://www.khl.com/construction-europe/finance-agreed-for-bosnia-and-herzegovina-motorway/138333.article

When completed, the Corridor Vc motorway will run from the port of Ploce in the south of the country, to its northern border with Croatia. Work on the road has so far cost €1.1 billion; the entire ...

News Croatia Finance: Croatia ready to invest in innovative ideas

Published on: Monday 06 May 2019
Croatia ready to invest in innovative ideas
News source: https://emerging-europe.com/news/croatia-ready-to-invest-in-innovative-ideas/

... and China that have the financial capacity but do not have quality projects so that they can finance good innovative ideas and develop them in Croatia and in that way invest in Croatia and create ...

News Croatia Finance: Croatian Inflation And Central Bank Accommodation

Published on: Thursday 09 May 2019
News source: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4262141-croatian-inflation-central-bank-accommodation

Croatia's consumer price index (NYSEARCA ... maintaining very high levels of liquidity in the domestic financial market," which helped annual corporate and household lending growth to accelerate ...

News Croatia Finance: Croatian Unions Say They Have Enough Support for Referendum on Retirement Age

Published on: Saturday 11 May 2019
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/05/12/world/europe/12reuters-croatia-pensions.html

Croatia, like many European countries, has an ageing population and the ruling conservative-liberal coalition insisted the changes were necessary to make the pension system sustainable. Many local ...