The Fitch rating agency has raised Croatia’s rating from BB to BB+ with stable prospects, thanks to stable economic growth, strong tourist season and improved public finances.
Four countries of Central and Southeast Europe are considered as advanced economies in the World Economic Forum The Inclusive Development rating: Czech Republic, Slovenia, Slovakia and Estonia.
We have launched a debate on the adoption of the single currency, but there is no decision nor a schedule yet, said Boris Vujčić, the Governor of the Croatian National Bank.
When the criteria for voting for the new headquarters of the two EU agencies that have to move from London after Brexit were agreed, the process was clarified by comparison with the vote for the best Eurovision song.
Slow economic growth encourages many OECD countries to launch tax reforms aimed to increase individual and business activities.
According to local media, the Croatian National Bank (CNB) has developed and analyzed a strategy for the euro implementation which is supposed to be implemented by 2022 or 2023.
The new requirements of the MiFID II Directive, which enters into force on January 3rd, 2018, will significantly change trade of shares, bonds and derivatives in the European Union.
Romania is the European Union's leader in terms of the proportion of owner-occupied dwellings in the overall housing structure. The other new EU member states are not far behind in this respect.
The European Union's Payment Services Directive (PSD2) tightens the requirements for remote access to accounts and electronic transaction orders. Despite its adoption, the severity of these requirements still has not been determined.
Crowdfunding has an exponential growth in the Adriatic region. In the last five years, startups, companies, associations, and individuals organised more than 2200 group financing campaigns, with some USD9m collected money.