Struggling Croatia elects new President

Croatia`s piano playing president Ivo Josipovic is tipped to lead the field when voters in the European Union`s newest member vote on Sunday, as the country struggles with severe economic crisis.

Croatia`s Presidential Elections set for December 28

Croatia, the European Union`s newest member, has called Presidential Elections for December 28, the government said on Wednesday.

Croatia inaugurates new president today

European Union aspirant Croatia will inaugurate its new president, leftwing intellectual Ivo Josipovic, in a ceremony in Zagreb on Thursday.

Social Democrat wins Croatian presidency

Social Democrat Ivo Josipovic, who pledged to lead Croatia into the European Union and crack down on corruption, was elected president with over 60 percent of the vote, official results showed on Sunday.

Croats start voting for new president

Croats voted for a new president on Sunday, with an opposition candidate who promises to back the government`s reform and anti-corruption drives well placed for victory.