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April 25, 2023

Grants for collaborative industrial research projects

21.04.2023. The Ministry of Science and Education has published an open call within the Targeted Scientific Research program for financing collaborative industrial research projects that are carried out in cooperation between companies and research organizations. Total grants: €50,003,318.00 Minimum grant amount: €500,000.00 Maximum grant amount: €1,500,000.00 More: https://fondovieu.gov.hr/pozivi/73  

April 17, 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

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

March 3, 2023

PROJECTS LOOKING FOR INVESTORS

Ministry of Physical Planning, Construction and State Assets has produced informational material about the four projects for which they are planning to publish public tender this year. The four projects in question are: Jurjeva Luka on Lastovo Hidrobaza in Pula Promajna on Makarska Rivijera Perna on Pelješac For more details please consult informational material.

January 2, 2023

New Regulation on Investment Promotion

On January 1, 2023, the new Regulation on investment promotion entered into force (Official Gazette, 156/22). The Regulation governs investment incentives in the Republic of Croatia given on the basis of the Investment Promotion Act (Official Gazette, 63/22), by prescribing the form and mandatory content of the Application for the use of investment incentives with associated forms; procedure for application, approval and use of incentives, including criteria and method of […]

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 […]

December 8, 2022

Croatia to Join Schengen Zone From January 2023

From 1st of January 2023, checks on persons at internal land and sea borders between Croatia and the other countries in the Schengen area will be lifted. Checks at internal air borders will be lifted from 26th of March 2023, given the need for this to coincide with the dates of IATA summer/winter time schedule. Council Decision on the full application of the provisions of the Schengen acquis in the […]

December 7, 2022

Treaty on income tax between the Republic of Croatia and the USA

On December 7th, the United States and Croatia have signed a comprehensive income tax treaty that closely follows the U.S. Model income tax treaty. Key aspects include: Elimination of withholding taxes on cross-border payments of dividends paid to pension funds and on payments of interest Reductions in withholding taxes on cross-border payments of dividends other than those paid to a pension fund, as well as royalties Modern anti-abuse provisions intended […]

November 15, 2022

Public call for expressions of interest for investment in the Economic Zone “Krčevine”

The Municipality of Babina Greda has published a public call for expression of interest for investment in the “Krčvine” Economic Zone. Expression of interest will make it easier for the Municipality of Babina Greda to plan the terrain, arrange the environment and plan the complete communal infrastructure in the Economic Zone. Expression of interest can be expressed by submitting the Survey Questionnaire by December 31, 2022. More information SURVEY QUESTIONNAIRE