Monthly Archives: December 2010

Christopher Cviic

The noted Croatian journalist and analyst Christopher Cviic died recently. The Daily Telegraph has published an excellent obituary here.

Posted in Events

The EU should ignore the Financial Times on Croatia

The Financial Times recently ran an editorial on Croatia, entitled  ‘Croatia in Baulk’. The line, with reference to the Ivo Sanader affair, is that the EU should refuse to admit Croatia until it shows ‘convincingly’ that it has dealt with … Continue reading

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Wikileaks: Croatia

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a happy new year to all our readers Coming soon in the next week or so: Our response to the recent FT editorial on Croatia and our scenario on what may happen during the Croatian elections in … Continue reading

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Two Hours from London screening (UPDATE: CANCELLED)

UPDATE: The BCS have announced that due to the weather this event is cancelled The British-Croatian Society are screening the film Two Hours from London (postponed from a previous date) this Monday, 20 December. The film is in memory of … Continue reading

Posted in Events

Croatia’s Ivo Sanader: Prosecutors want to strip him of immunity – and he appears to have left the country

Dramatic developments in Croatia today. It has long been speculated that former Prime Minister Ivo Sanader may be charged in relation to various alleged corruption scandals. Today, prosecutors have asked the Croatian parliament to lift his immunity from prosecution and … Continue reading

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UK MP and his Russian researcher spy scandal – a small Croatian connection.

In Britain a spy scandal has broken our regarding the Russian parliamentary researcher of Mike Hancock MP.  Britain’s security services wish to deport his researcher for alleged spying activities. She had been first detained by the authorities returning from a … Continue reading

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Q and A with Simon Ward of Kavanjin

As part of our coverage on real estate issues, we are pleased to bring you a Q and A with Simon Ward of the Kavanjin development in Sutivan, Brac. Can you tell us something about this development, in particular why … Continue reading

Posted in Property/Real Estate