Northern Ireland suffer seedings blow in World Cup bid.
Northern Ireland’s quest to reach next summer’s World Cup has suffered a blow after Denmark usurped them in the Fifa rankings, meaning Michael O’Neill’s side will be unseeded in Tuesday’s play-off draw. Defeat to Germany and Norway in their final two group games, coupled with Denmark beating ...
Serbia 'ready for trilateral meeting with Croatia, Bosnia'.
Aleksandar Vucic said on Monday in Belgrade that Serbia is ready to hold a trilateral meeting of representatives Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina. According to the Serbian president, this meeting "may be the most important one for our countries, but also for the entire region of the Western Balkans."
Gordon Ramsay put TV buyers through their paces in Cannes, today, Monday. At an event organised by All3Media, which backs his Studio Ramsay production company, the chef and presenter called TV acquisition executives from Australia, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, and Hong Kong to the stage whereupon they had to compete in a ...
Modric and Bale enjoying contrasting fortunes in Madrid.
MADRID - Gareth Bale may have scored more decisive goals for Real Madrid than Luka Modric since the pair swapped Tottenham for the Spanish capital, but the Croatian midfielder has proved far more popular to Real fans than his team mate.
Nadal edges out Cilic to reach Shanghai Masters final.
SHANGHAI, Oct 14 — World number one Rafael Nadal squeezed past Marin Cilic into the Shanghai Masters final with a 7-5 7-6 victory over the big-serving Croatian today. Nadal, runner-up in 2009, was pushed hard by the battling fourth seed,...
Cohesion funds rank high in Poland's public investments.
Cohesion policy makes up 61.17% of all Polish public investment, one of the highest rates in the EU. It is topped only by Portugal, Croatia and Lithuania, according to a European Commission report that highlighted cohesion funds as a major investment driver in many EU regions.
CHINESE players’ journey at this year’s Shanghai Rolex Masters came to an end after Wu Di and Wu Yibing lost their second-round doubles match 6-7 , 3-6 to the seventh-seeded pair Oliver Marach of Austria and Mate Pavic of Croatia yesterday. “We were comparatively weak in seizing key points, and this was ...
Bulgaria Among 20 EU Countries to Establish Prosecutor's Office
The Council of EU has been given approval to regulate establishment of European Public Prosecutor's Office , a new prosecution, which will deal with financial crimes. Accordingly, EU member 20 countries will establish a Luxembourg-based EU prosecutor's office until 2020. European Public Prosecutor's Office for EU will be ...
Croats win: Belgrade's largest indoors venue to be renamed
The naming rights sponsorship over the Belgrade Arena will be granted to Croatia-based Atlantic Grupa , the city has announced. The Serbian capital's largest indoors sports and conference venue will thus for the next five years be known as the Stark Arena - after the Serbia-based company Stark , which is now owned by ...
Szijjártó: Hungary Prepared To Use 'Toughest' Diplomatic Means To Defend Interests
Hungary will not shy away from using the toughest diplomatic means to defend its interests, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said in an interview to Transylvanian newspaper Krónika. He noted that Hungary does not support Croatia's bid to join the OECD as long as Croatia introduces measures that harm the economic ...
Croatian Historians Oppose Bans on Fascist, Communist Symbols
A group of historians launched a petition against a government-appointed body that is examining how to deal with the legacy of Croatia's pro-Nazi and Communist regimes, arguing against banning their symbols.
Croatia wants to introduce the Euro as an official currency by 2022, according to a strategy prepared by the country's national bank, reports Croatian media. The strategy will be officially published at the end of October and would spark a public debate about how to reduce public debt to fit eurozone criteria. Croatia is ...
Agrokor Manager Files Crime Charges Against Todoric
After revealing all the debts owed by Croatia's troubled economic giant, Agrokor, the company's state-appointed manager has confirmed filing a criminal charge against the former management, including the owner, Ivica Todoric.
On 3 October the deadline for the submission of proposals for a fighter aircraft for Croatia expired, 75 days after they were requested on 20 July. Evaluation of the proposals received is expected to take two months, looking at aircraft capabilities, the partnership with the proposing country, the
A report by the Austrian Institute of Economic Research, out on Friday, says mutual sanctions between the EU and Russia have led to export losses of around €30 billion - or a decrease by some 10.7 percent from 2014 to 2016. Cypriot companies saw a 34.5 percent drop, followed by firms from Greece , Croatia and Germany at ...
Staff said they preferred to move to Amsterdam, Barcelona, Copenhagen, Milan, or Vienna. More than 70% said they would quit if the agency moved to Athens, Bratislava, Bucharest, Helsinki, Malta, Sofia, Warsaw, or Zagreb.
Bosnian-Croatian spying dispute probably a distraction created by Croatia to deflect attention from upcoming war-crimes ruling
Event The Croatian weekly Nacional published two reports in recent weeks claiming that Bosnia's intelligence agency had conducted illegal surveillance of Bosnian Croat and Croatian businesspersons. However, this was denied by Bosnian Minister of
At UN assembly, Croatia calls for treating migrants humanely while also tackling 'root causes'
Croatia, a major way-station on the path of tens of thousands of refugees from the Middle East and Asia in 2015, called from the podium of the United Nations General Assembly today for a holistic approach that respects migrants' rights while tackling the root causes of their flight