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April 8, 2021

JOIN US AT THE THINK GLOBAL CONFERENCE

Visit us at the International Trade Council’s Think Global Conference taking place online from 12-15 April. We will have a presentation on investment opportunities that Croatia has to offer on Monday 12 at 1 p.m., as well as a virtual booth where you can come and chat with us.  

March 15, 2021

JOIN US AT THE POLISH-CROATIAN ECONOMIC COOPERATION DAYS

Join us at the Polish-Croatian Economic Cooperation Days, which will take place from 17-18 March 2021 and where we will present investment opportunities that Croatia has to offer as well as export support that we provide to Croatian exporters. The Polish-Croatian Economic Cooperation Days entail series of on-line events designed to promote investments in Croatia and Poland and Croatian and Polish exports. You can register via e-mail to the Organiser.

March 3, 2021

JOIN US AT THE CONFERENCE “INVEST IN CROATIA”

The Ministry of the Economy and Sustainable Development of the Republic of Croatia is pleased to invite you to the conference “Invest smartly – Invest in Croatia”, which will be held on March 15, 2021. The conference and B2B matcmaking event will be held as part of the “Strategic Project to Support Competitiveness Cluster Initiatives”, funded by the European Structural and Investment Funds, and implemented by the Ministry of Economy […]

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December 24, 2020

5th ROUND OF TAX REFORM ENTERS INTO FORCE ON 1 JANUARY 2021

On 1 January 2021, amendments to the Profit Tax Act, the Income Tax Act, the Value Added Tax Act and the Cash Transaction Fiscalization Act, which were adopted as part of the 5th round of the tax reform implemented by the Government of the Republic of Croatia to create a competitive and stimulating business environment, will enter into force. Changes to the Income Tax Act inter alia: • reduce personal […]

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December 23, 2020

NEW ALIENS ACT ENTERS INTO FORCE ON 1 JANUARY 2021

In November 2020, the Croatian Parliament passed a new Aliens Act, which will enter into force on 1 January 2021, and which envisages a new model of employment of foreigners. Namely, in accordance with the current Aliens Act, every year the Government passed a Decision on determining the annual quota of employment permits for third-country nationals. The new employment model which will come into force envisions the obligation of employers […]

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December 8, 2020

RESEARCH ON THE TRANSFORMATION OF CROATIAN START-UPS AND COMPANIES IN NEW MARKET CONDITIONS

In October 2020, the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, in cooperation with PwC Croatia, South Central Ventures and Fil Rouge Capital, conducted a study on the adaptation and transformation of Croatian start-ups and companies due to new market conditions caused by the coronavirus pandemic, with a particular focus on the digital transformation. Through research on startups and companies, the report looks at and explains the impact of the pandemic […]

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November 12, 2020

National Development Strategy 2030

Prime Minister Andrej Plenković presented today the draft version of the Croatian National Development Strategy until 2030. Croatia’s development directions have been set taking into account the circumstances of the pandemic and its consequences. The first is a sustainable economy and society, the second is strengthening crisis resilience, the third is a green and digital transition, and the fourth is balanced regional development. Draft proposal of the National Development Strategy […]

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September 19, 2020

S&P REAFFIRMS CROATIA’S ‘BBB-/A-3’ RATINGS WITH STABLE OUTLOOK

On Sept. 18, 2020, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its ‘BBB-/A-3’ long- and short-term sovereign credit ratings on Croatia with stable outlook. More

Ministar Ćorić preuzeo dužnost
July 24, 2020

Minister Ćorić takes over the post of the Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development

After yesterday’s vote of confidence in the Government of the Republic of Croatia, this morning the current Minister of the Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts Darko Horvat handed over the duties to the current Minister of Environment and Energy Tomislav Ćorić, who will take over the merged Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development. Minister Ćorić used the opportunity to congratulate Minister Horvat on all activities implemented during his mandate and to […]

Ulazak Hrvatske u ERM II
July 10, 2020

Croatia enters Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM II)

At the request of the Croatian authorities, the finance ministers of the euro area Member States of the European Union, the President of the European Central Bank, and the finance ministers and central bank governors of Denmark and Croatia have decided, by mutual agreement, to include the Croatian kuna in the Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM II). The Commission has been involved and the Economic and Financial Committee has been consulted. […]