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British Daily The Guardian Suggests Croatia As The Place To Go In 2013


 The promotion and advertisement of Croatia by the wold media just keeps rolling on. This time British national daily newspaper The Guardian have suggested to its readers that Croatia is an ideal destination for a holiday in 2013. The popular newspaper has published an interactive holiday calendar, giving its readers three suggestions ...

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First Croatian Smartphone Being Developed


Croatia’s largest computer manufacturer M San Group is currently developing the first Croatian smart phone, similar to Apple’s iPhone and Samsung’s Galaxy, which will work on Android, reports poslovni dnevnik. It is expected that the first Croatian touch-screen smart phone and tablet will hit stores later this year under the Vivax ...

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Australian-Croat Shocks World Number 1


Australian-Croat Bernard Tomic has caused a huge upset by beating world number one Novak Djokovic in straight sets to give Australia a 1-0 lead over Serbia in the Hopman Cup in Perth today. Tomic, who was born in Germany to Croatian parents, was the better player and ran out the winner 6-4, ...

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Exports Outgrow Imports In 2012


Exports grew at a higher rate than imports in Croatia in 2012, say the Department for Statistics. Croatia exported 66.8 billion kuna (8.9 billion euros) worth of goods from January to the end of November last year, 2.8 percent more than the previous year, whilst imports only grew 0.8 percent from ...

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260,000 Croats Heading Off Abroad Skiing


More than 260,000 Croats will head abroad on holiday this week to skiing destinations, 30% more than last year, reports daily newspaper Jutarnji list. Last year 200,000 set off in the first week of January, a traditional ski holiday period for Croats, and this year is set to be busier ...

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Croatia Defender Vida Set To Join Dynamo Kiev

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A medical stands in the way of Croatia and Dinamo Zagreb defender Domagoj Vida joining his fellow Croatia team-mates Niko Kranjcar and Ognjen Vukojevic at Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev. Portal 24sata report that Vida is about to sign a deal worth 6 million euros and will make his debut against Bordeaux on 14 February. ...

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20 Croatian Counties To Introduce Serbian Cyrillic Signs


Official signs on public institutions as well as street names and squares in the eastern Croatian town of Vukovar are set to become bilingual, with the introduction of Serbian Cyrillic on all signs. The decision has angered many, including the war veteran’s association, but Public Administration Minister Arsen Bauk says the matter is ...

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Valerija Sestic Taking The Modelling World By Storm


Swiss born Croatian model Valerija Sestic (17) is currently one of the hottest properties in the fashion model world. Sestic was selected recently by famous American designer Marc Jacobs, out of hundreds of girls to be the star of the show when he presented his latest collection. Sestic’s career in the world ...

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