ZAGREB, April 5, 2022 – The Central State Office for Digital Society (SDURDD) on Tuesday launched a new digital platform, called e-Poslovanje (e-Business), designed to facilitate communication between business entities and administrations public.
The platform, developed in partnership with the Financial Agency (FINA) and IT company Apis, is available through the e-Građani (e-Citizens) portal, and the project, worth almost HRK 51 million, has was co-financed with money from EU funds.
The platform is based on the e-Građani system, whose services are used by 1.6 million users, said SDURDD State Secretary Bernard Gršić.
The e-Poslovanje platform integrates the various business services available in the e-Građani system, which can be used by both individuals and businesses, Grčić said.
The project is not yet complete, but the platform has been set up and currently has 10 active services, with 16 more in testing. After everything is completed, it is planned that the e-Poslovanje portal will become a portal like e-Građani, said Gršić.
He noted that Croatia is at the bottom of the EU ranking in terms of the Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI), but that over the last five years a lot has been done to change this. and that 20.4% of funds under the National Recovery and Resilience Plan was earmarked for investments in digitalization and the development of complex and integrated services, while 2.9 billion kunas were earmarked for the digital society component and public administration.
FINA Digital Solutions Sector Manager Andreja Kajtaz said that with e-Poslovanje, FINA has regulated utilities for businesses and for authorization and proxy systems, integrating a set of services for citizens and businesses.
Apis IT CEO Saša Bilić said the platform will save entrepreneurs the paperwork.