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Record 16.6 Million Tourists in Croatia in 2016

Rovinj in Istria (photo: HTZ)

With one month remaining and still an influx of Christmas tourist expected, Croatia has set a new record for tourists in a year. In the first 11 months of 2016 from 1 January to 30 November, Croatia recorded 16.6 million tourists, which was 10% more than in the same period ...

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Biggest Selling Croatian Products Abroad

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Some may think that the spice condiment Vegeta is one of the most sold products from Croatia overseas. Croatian exports are a lot more than just Vegeta or Domaćica biscuits. According to data from the Croatian Chamber of Commerce, last year Croatian products and services worth over 11 billion euros ...

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Top 40 Rising Croatian American Stars Under 40

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Emmy-award winners, musicians, a UFC champion and entrepreneurs feature on the first list of ‘Top 40 Rising Croatian American Stars Under 40 Years Old’ announced this week. The list of movers and shakers under the age of 40 in the Croatian community in North America was published by the National ...

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Croatian Mobile App Bouxtie Receives $100 Million Offer

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A tech startup which developed a smartphone app allowing consumers to buy and send personalised digital gift cards globally, is set to become the most successful Croatian startup ever. Bouxtie (pronounced bow-tie) has received an offer of over $120 million to sell up, but it could eventually go for a ...

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[VIDEO] Honda Shoot New Motorcycle Ad in Croatia

Honda's latest ad shot in Croatia (photo: Promo)

Japanese giants Honda have chosen to film their latest ad campaign for their new Fireblade motorcycle in Croatia. After BMW, Lexus and Mazda all recently filming ads on location in Croatia, Honda have followed suit with Rijeka the scene for their Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade advert. Top young Croatian motorcyclists Loris ...

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Croatia Airlines Introduce New Menu & Eye New Routes

Croatia Airlines set to fly to more destinations in 2017 (photo: Creative Commons)

Croatia Airlines CEO Krešimir Kučko has announced on Monday that the country’s national carrier are set to launch a number of new routes in 2017. “Analysis has been completed and it is most likely that new routes towards Scandinavia will open. Besides Stockholm, an Oslo connection will likely start”, Kučko ...

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[VIDEO] First Solar Tree Placed on Šibenik Waterfront

First Solar Tree goes into action in Šibenik on Monday (screenshot)

Croatia’s focus on being environmentally friendly and efficient use of energy from renewable sources continues with a solar tree placed in the Dalmatian city of Šibenik on Monday. The solar tree, located on the Šibenik riva in front of the Gat Vrulje, is equipped with a bench for sitting, lighting, ...

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