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January 5, 2024

The call “Strengthening strategic partnerships for innovation in the process of industrial transition” has been published

The Ministry of Regional Development and Funds of the European Union has announced the call “Strengthening strategic partnerships for innovation in the process of industrial transition” which will co-finance projects of the SPIN consortium (strategic partnership for innovation) which are implemented in priority niches and RLVs with the aim of developing innovative products and / or service. The total available grant funds per Call amount to 100,000,000.00 euros, and more […]

December 8, 2023

NEW DIGITAL PLATFORM FOR INVESTORS IN ZAGORJE

Invest in Zagorje is a newly launched interactive digital platform that provides a wealth of information and services tailored to the needs of both domestic and international investors. It provides a comprehensive overview of Zagorje’s business environment as well as investment opportunities across various sectors, from manufacturing and health industry to IT, tourism and agriculture. One of the key features of the Investinzagorje.hr platform is a GIS-based interactive map of […]

Moody's potvrđuje kreditni rejting
November 10, 2023

Moody’s confirms the Baa2 credit rating with a positive outlook

In the latest report from 10 November 2023, one of the world’s leading rating agencies Moody’s confirms Croatia’s credit rating of Baa2 and changes the outlook from stable to positive. This is the highest level of rating and rating outlook for Croatia by Moody’s so far. The factors that most contributed to Moody’s good rating are the reduction of the share of public debt in GDP, as well as exceptionally […]

Croatia's credit rating
October 9, 2023

After S&P, Fitch revised Croatia’s outlook to positive

After the S&P agency maintained Croatia’s rating at BBB+ in mid-September this year and revised the outlook for Croatia’s long-term rating from stable to positive, the Fitch agency did the same on Friday. Croatia’s credit rating has been maintained at the highest investment level of BBB+, while the outlook has been revised from stable to positive. Two global credit rating agencies within a few weeks maintained the highest investment level […]

Croatia rating
September 15, 2023

S&P Croatia’s credit rating at “BBB+” with positive outlook

After the Standard & Poor’s agency increased Croatia’s long-term rating to BBB+ in July of last year, with a stable outlook, with the announcement on Friday evening, September 15, the outlook for the long-term rating was revised to positive, which confirms the exceptional progress of Croatia, which is on the verge of moving to a higher level of investment rating A rating. S&P highlights the effect of the Government’s strong […]

June 8, 2023

UPDATED OECD GUIDELINES ON RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS CONDUCT

On 8 June 2023, the OECD launched its newly updated Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises on Responsible Business Conduct (the Guidelines). The Guidelines are recommendations jointly addressed by governments to multinational enterprises to enhance the business contribution to sustainable development and address adverse impacts of business on people, planet and society. The Guidelines are supported by a unique implementation mechanism, the National Contact Points for Responsible Business Conduct (NCPs), established by […]

June 7, 2023

Public call for co-financing of SAP – LIFE 2021 – 2027.

02.06.2023. The Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, in cooperation with the Fund for Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency, has secured national co-financing for Standard Action Projects (SAP) applying to the competition of the LIFE Program in 2023. The Fund for Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency will co-finance standard action projects selected for financing from the LIFE Program for year 2023 in the amount of up to 50% of participation […]

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 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

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 […]