Croatia became the 28th member of the EU on July 1, 2013. To prepare, the government had strived to boost economic competitiveness and ensure Croatians enjoy sustainable improvements in their quality of life—a difficult task given the current external environment. Read More »
January 15, 2014 — Mamta Murthi, World Bank Director for Central Europe and the Baltic Countries, talks about economic growth and employment as the most powerful tools to reduce poverty and inequality in Croatia and globally.Read More »
The new wastewater treatment facilities were built under a government-run project to combat pollution in Croatia’s coastal areas, which represent millions of dollars in needed tourist revenue.Read More »
A new World Bank Group report finds that in the year from June 2012 to June 2013, Croatia improved its business regulatory environment by implementing reforms in five areas tracked by the report—more than in any other year since 2007.