Slavonski Brod

7 Croatian cities to get EUR 345 mln from EU urban development scheme

Seven Croatian cities - Zagreb, Split, Rijeka, Osijek, Zadar, Slavonski Brod and Pula - will have access to EUR 345.35 million from European structural and investment funds for the development of...

15 illegal migrants found in cargo train in east Croatia

Railway workers found 15 illegal migrants of African and Asian background hidden in carriages of a cargo train in Slavonski Brod, eastern Croatia, and a police investigation is under way.

SDP leader calls for putting end to divisions in Croatian society

Addressing an election rally in Slavonski Brod on Friday, Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader Zoran Milanovic, whose party heads the People's Coalition, called for putting an end to divisions in...

Slavonski Brod centre for refugees in transit being dismantled

The temporary centre for refugees in transit was opened on 3 November 2015 as Croatia's response to urgent humanitarian needs of thousands of migrants using the Balkan route to reach Austria,...

Welcome! initiative demands dignified accommodation for refugees

The initiative recalled that refugees could seek asylum or transfer to other detention centres, and demanded that the relevant institutions protect the persons at the Slavonski Brod centre and...

NGOs: Authorities systematically violate refugees' rights with forcible detention

The associations warned that the new way of making decisions on people's destinies did not exculpate the Croatian authorities from violation of human rights, disregard for laws and international...

320 refugees staying at Slavonski Brod transit centre

"We have adjusted our activities because migrants now stay longer here. There is more work for our team for psycho-social assistance, we have expanded our services, primarily children workshops...

Djuro Djakovic Special Vehicles lands EUR 10.6M deal with French client

Djuro Djakovic Special Vehicles, a joint-stock company and a member of Djuro Djakovic Holding, signed an agreement on the production and delivery of special wagons worth 81 million kuna to a...

Red Cross: No change to aid for refugees in transit centre

After the announcement of significant cuts in budget funds for the transit centre, volunteers were the first to feel the pinch of the new measures.

Slavonski Brod interesting to Indian car industry

Ambassador Kumar took office last August. This was his first visit, as well as the first visit of an Indian official, to Slavonski Brod.

581,590 migrants have passed through Croatia, 31 undergoing readmission

Since mid-September, when they first started arriving, 581,590 migrants have passed through Croatia and 31 persons are in the process of readmission, caretaker Interior Minister Ranko Ostojic told...

Two births, 2 deaths among refugees passing through Croatia

 So far, two refugees have died in Croatia and the last case was registered on Sunday when a 59-year-old man who suffered from chronic diseases passed away.

UNHCR delegation commends refugee transit centre in Slavonski Brod

In a statement for the press, Okoth Obbo confirmed that not all persons on the refugee route had the right to refugee status but they all had the right to seek asylum and protection.

No economic migrants among refugees in Slavonski Brod, in total more than 425,000 migrants have passed through Croatia

This is a smaller number than usual, but over the past several days we had up to 9,000 arrivals, so we cannot speak about a smaller intensity,

Over 6,300 migrants pass through Slavonski Brod refugee centre in last 24 hours

Nujic said that 411,875 migrants had arrived in Croatia since mid-September when the country was hit by an influx of refugees and migrants fleeing war and hardship in the Middle East,