June 1, 2023

Vouchers for Digitization

The Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development announced today, as part of the National Recovery and Resilience Plan 2021-2026, a call for “Vouchers for Digitization” (Reference number: NPOO.C1.1.2. R3-I2.01) intended for micro, small and medium-sized entrepreneurs. The call provides funds that will contribute to increasing the level of digital maturity of SMEs through the development of digital business models, strengthening the capacity to implement digitization and digital transformation through training […]

April 17, 2023

Allocation of funds for the production of electricity from renewable sources in the manufacturing industry and heating

The subject of the Call for the allocation of funds for the production of electricity from renewable sources in the manufacturing industry and heating industry is to encourage the production of electricity for own needs from renewable energy sources in production plants, as well as in other facilities and spaces connected to production plants. The total amount of grants available for allocation from the Modernization Fund under this Call is […]

April 14, 2023

Fitch confirmed Croatia’s investment rating of “BBB+” with a stable outlook

On Friday, the Fitch agency confirmed Croatia’s ‘BBB+’ rating and stable outlook, estimating that the Croatian economy should preserve its resilience to external shocks thanks to improved fiscal and external positions and the successful adoption of the euro. More

January 1, 2023

Croatia entered the euro and the Schengen area!

On January 1, 2023, the Republic of Croatia joined the euro and the Schengen area, making it one of the 15 European countries that are simultaneously part of these two integrations and the NATO alliance. The Schengen area is the largest area of ​​free movement of goods and people in the world, which includes most of the EU members (except Bulgaria, Romania, Cyprus and the Republic of Ireland) and four […]

August 24, 2022

The European Commission adopted the Partnership Agreement and accepted the Croatian investment strategy of EUR 9 billion in the new financial period 2021-2027.

The European Commission today adopted the Partnership Agreement with the Republic of Croatia for the financial period 2021 – 2027, establishing an investment strategy in the amount of 9 billion euros for the financing of cohesion policy. The agreement establishes the investment strategy of the Republic of Croatia in the new financial period, which at the same time represents both continuity in relation to the previous period and a step […]

July 1, 2022

Support to companies for the transition to an energy and resource-efficient economy

CALL FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS WITHIN THE NATIONAL RECOVERY AND RESILIENCE PLAN 2021-2026. Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development through the National Recovery and Resilience Program 2021-2026. announces the Call for submission of project proposals “Support to companies for the transition to an energy- and resource-efficient economy (Reference number: NPOO.C1.1.1.R4-I1.01) which will support faster adaptation of the economy to current and future environmental requirements and influence the reduction of negative effects […]

June 24, 2022

Call for “Grants for digitization” published

Today, the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development announced the call “Grants for digitalization” intended for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises. The call provides funds for the introduction of digital solutions in business through investments in digital tools and equipment for the introduction of a new way of doing business, or new or significantly improved production procedures, delivery of services or organizational practices, and strengthening digital skills. A total of […]

June 1, 2022

EC: Croatia Ready to Adopt the Euro

On 1st of June 2022, the European Commission assessed in its 2022 Convergence Report that Croatia fulfils all the criteria for joining the euro area and proposed to the Council that Croatia adopt the euro on 1st of January 2023. The Council will make the final decision on the adoption of the euro in Croatia in the first half of July this year, following the necessary procedures and discussions in […]

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May 9, 2022

Fitch Affirms Croatia at ‘BBB’; Outlook Positive

On Friday, May the 6th 2022, Fitch Ratings has affirmed Croatia’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘BBB’ with a Positive Outlook. According to Fitch, Croatia’s ratings are supported by strong structural features, including higher human development and governance indicators than peers, anchored by membership of the EU, and GDP per capita that is around 40% higher than the ‘BBB’ median, while the Positive Outlook reflects their expectation that […]

April 1, 2022

Open calls for project proposals for commercialization of innovations and start-ups

The Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development through the National Recovery and Resilience Program 2021-2026 today, April 1, 2022, announced two calls for project proposals: 1) “Commercialization of innovations” 2) “Grants for start-ups” The aim of the call “Commercialization of innovations” is to encourage investments necessary for the commercialization of innovation and research and development results. Innovative projects with the highest probability of commercial success will be encouraged, which will […]