Saturday, 19. April 2014 - 09:04
22. 09. 11. - 14:00
The Treaty of Croatian Accession to the EU has been published for the public to view on the official website of the Croatian Government on Wednesday afternoon.
After speculations the government was hiding it, both were provided, the English language document and the Croatian translation.
Vesna Pusic, the vice president of the Peoples Party (HNS) and the president of the National Committee for following negotiations with the EU, is one of the rare persons who had read the treaty several times before its publication. She said to the news website Index:
"The most important part of the Accession Treaty is summarised on 45 pages and it is about matching Croatian law with the European Community Acquis. I suggested to the government to make summaries of each chapter to contain the most important information from the agreement. It is important for the future politics of any government as well as for the citizens to know what they are voting on in the referendum."
She also thinks it would be better to postpone the referendum to February 2012 so that there would be enough time to introduce the treaty measures to the citizens in the right way.
Pusic said the Accession Agreement was a good thing and she would sign it herself.
Centre of Zagreb covered with a live camera
All those missing Croatian capital Zagreb can now watch it on a live camera as part of the project Live Cam Croatia.
Croatian Railways promotion derailed by critics
But instead of lavish praise, the railway bosses were derailed by the fact the company Twitter account ended up jammed with funny one-liners that exposed the many shortcomings of their services.
Two Croats in Russian football cup final
Croatian national football team members Stipe Pletikosa and Hrvoje Milic will play in the final of the Russian national cup.
Croatia extradites former Yugoslav secret service boss
Former Yugoslav secret service boss Zdravko Mustac got extradited from Croatia to Germany.
Samsung linked with building a power plant in Plomin
South Korean company Samsung might be among those bidding to build a new termo power plant in Plomin, western Croatia.
Croatia develops three mayor energetic projects, Foreign Minister says
Croatian Foreign Minister Vesna Pusic has praised government's efforts when it comes to energetic independence of the country.
Monika Jakisic visits Osijek after linked with Prince Andrew
Croat model Monika Jakisic has visited her birthplace of Osijek for the first time after media in UK linked her as dating prince Andrew.
Dinamo Zagreb Chilean forward misses World Cup
Chilean forward Junior Fernandes will miss the World Cup in Brazil after a serious injury he suffered on Wednesday in Croatian championship.
A bee kills a beekeeper in Zadar
The 44-year-old from southern town of Zadar received a quick aid by ER team, but they still did not manage to save his life.
Arena Pula workers visit European Parliament
Eighteen out of 65 striking workers of Croatian fashion and textile company Arena from western town of Pula have visited European Parliament, fighting for their rights.
The most popular stories –
last 7 days
|Special police secure Nauta Lamjana shipyard|
|Tickets already sold out for two of Croatia's matches at the World Cup|
|Colombian Croat football player wanted by Genoa and Vitesse|
|Foreign investment in sixty percent of a decrease|
|Snow returns to Croatia|