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Plans for EU Badge on Croatia Football Shirt Angers Fans

Members of the European Parliament based in Brussels are planning to demand that the Croatian national team football shirt displays the EU blue and gold flag. MEPs say that the EU symbol should appear next to the Croatian Football Federation badge, and also next to the badges on all European ...

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Olive Oil from the Island of Šolta Now EU Protected

One more Croatian food product has been given geographical origin protection status from the European Union… The European Commission has approved the registration of another product name from Croatia as Protected Geographical Indications (PGI) and Protected Designations of Origin (PDO) – Šoltansko maslinovo ulje (Olive oil from the island of ...

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2 New Croatian Food Products Get EU Protection

Two more Croatian food products have today been given geographical origin protection status from the European Union… The European Commission has approved the registration of two new product names from Croatia as Protected Geographical Indications (PGI) and Protected Designations of Origin (PDO) – Korčulansko maslinovo ulje (Olive oil from the ...

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Croatian Zagorje Breed Turkey Granted EU Protection Status

  One of famous symbols of the North West of Croatia has today been given geographical origin protection status from the European Union today… The European Commission has approved today the registration of eight new product names from Croatia, France, Germany, Portugal and Spain as Protected Geographical Indications (PGI) and ...

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Croatian Passport the ‘Blue’ Sheep of the ‘Burgundy’ EU Family

Today 27 of the EU member states’ passports are a shade of burgundy, only one, the Croatian, remaining unique… Besides Croatia, passport booklets of all other 27 member states share a common format. This common format features burgundy-coloured covers emblazoned—in the official language of the issuing country, and sometimes its ...

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Croatian Women 2nd Biggest Smokers Behind Bangladesh

According to research data from the Croatian Institute of Public Health, Croatians are among the biggest smokers in the world… Croatia is ranked the 7th biggest smoking nation out of 22 countries and 3 billion people. Croatia is ranked ahead of Poland and Romania. When it comes to female smoking, ...

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Croatia Records Post 2008 GDP Growth Record

  The Croatian economy grew 2.8% on the year in the third quarter of 2015, the fastest growth since Q2 in the pre-recession year 2008, the Croatian Bureau of Statistics said today… Rising exports, great tourist trade post season and an increase in industrial output has helped Croatia’s economy grow ...

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