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15. January 2020

Summary Annual Report of the Croatian Competition Agency for 2018

In compliance with its legal obligation, on 20 September 2019 the Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) submitted its Annual Report for 2018 to the Croatian Parliament. The Annual Report for 2018 outlines the CCA activities in the previous year …

23. December 2019

Gross written premium 10 billion Kuna – rise by 9 per cent in 2018

The 2018 insurance market total gross written premium amounted to HRK 10 billion whereas the insurance market rose by 9 per cent in comparison with 2017. The rise in the report period was based on the rise of the non-life insurance market, particularly the comprehensive car insurance market rose by 19 per cent, third party liability insurance market by 6.3 percent and the loan protection insurance by 34 per cent. The highest gross written premium in 2018 was realized by Croatia osiguranje that held almost a 28 per cent market share, which made this company number one insurance company in the Croatian market.

20. December 2019

SAMR Chinese delegation pays visit to CCA

State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) is a new Chinese market regulator. Its representatives visited Croatian Competition Agency today.

11. December 2019

CCA closes the infringement proceeding against Coca-Cola

By accepting the committments proposed by Coca-Cola HBC Hrvatska d.o.o. the Croatian Competition Agency closed the infringement proceeding that was opened against the undertaking concerned within the meaning of the Competition Act.

13. November 2019

CCA opens three UTPs infringement proceedings against buyers of mandarins

The Croatian Competition Agency opened three ex-officio infringement proceedings in respect of alleged unfair trading practices against FRAGARIA NERETVA d.o.o. from Opuzen, FILIP d.o.o. from Metković and SETOVIA VOĆE d.o.o from Zagreb with the view to establishing whether the buyers of mandarins imposed unfair conditions on its suppliers.

31. October 2019

Unfair trading practices – CCA imposes HRK 807,500 fine on Lidl

The Croatian Competition Agency found that the re-seller Lidl Hrvatska used its strong bargaining power and imposed unfair trading practices on three suppliers within the meaning of the Croatian Act on the prohibition of unfair trading practices in the business-to-business food supply chain. Lidl was fined HRK 807,500.

28. October 2019

6th Šoljan Competition Conference

We invite you to the 6th Competition Law and Policy Conference in Memory of Dr Vedran Šoljan that will be held from 12 – 13 December in Zagreb at the University of Zagreb – Faculty of Economics and …

09. October 2019

Competition and Consumer Day 2019 in Helsinki

On 26 September 2019 the Competition and Consumer Day was held in Helsinki within the Finland’s’ Presidency of the Council of the EU. There were more than 250 participants from the national competition authorities and the relevant ministries. Croatia was represented by Vesna Patrlj, vice-president of the Competition Council, and Mirta Kapural, member of the Competition Council.