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HUP calls for taxation of cross-border e-commerce

ZAGREB, April 17 (Croatia Sun News) – The Croatian Employers Association (HUP) has sent a proposal to the Finance Ministry to start taxing, in line with the relevant EU directive, cross-border online commerce and use the tax revenue to help the Croatian commercial sector, where, it says, more than 300,000 jobs are at risk directly or indirectly.

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Employers put emphasis on job preservation

ZAGREB, March 17 (Croatia Sun News) – Croatian Employers’ Association (HUP) director-general Davor Majetic said that the government and employers were designing the measures which were primarily intended to preserve jobs during this crisis caused by the outbreak of COVID-19, and that they hoped that unionists would support them.

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Conference held on digital economy’s growth potential

ZAGREB, Oct 3 (Croatia Sun News) – In 2016, the digital economy in Croatia amounted to HRK 18 billion and its GDP share was 5%, and according to a McKinsey & Co. study, its growth potential by 2025 is HRK 80 billion, or 16% of GDP, a conference on the potential of artificial intelligence in Croatia heard on Wednesday.  Continue reading “Conference held on digital economy’s growth potential”