Monday, 10. March 2014 - 18:03
12. 02. 13. - 14:00
Citizens of eastern Croatian city of Slavonski Brod could start to breath normally soon according to the announcement from the nearby refinery in Bosanski Brod in neighbouring Bosnia and Herzegovina.
In the last four years, 50 million euros were invested in the Refinery of oil in Bosanski Brod for the reduction of the emissions of harmful materials. By 2017 another 70 million euros will be invested in the reduction of emissions of harmful materials, Balkans.com has revealed.
After the meeting with the ministers from B&H, Croatia and RS in Bosanski Brod, the heads of the "Optima group" said that they are always in tact with the newest information from the measurement stations in Slavonski Brod and that the concentration of harmful substances has not been near those which according to the measurement of World’s Health Organization may provoke negative effects on the health of inhabitants. Still, citizens of Slavonski Brod complain for months for suffering smell.
Hundreds of pharmacies in Croatia could close
Croatian government is set to impose new rules for the pharmacy industry that could cause the closure of hundreds of chemists, daily newspaper Novi List writes.
Aristocracy destination Opatija marks 170th anniversary of tourism
Opatija entered the European stage in the mid-19th century as a health resort for the European nobility
Writer Ante Tomic believes the attack on him was ordered
"Why would the attacker otherwise take a photo of me," Ante Tomic said to explain his opinion when talking to Croatian Television. He did not name who could be the orderer.
Basketball coach Ivan Sunara resignes from the bench of Zadar
Ivan Sunara lasted just over one month as the coach of Zadar basketball club.
A lawyer claims former PM owes him 2 million kuna
Former Croatian Prime Minister Ivo Sanader owes 2 million kuna to his lawyer.
European Commission to invest in fishermen's port in Komiza
Tonka Ivcevic, the mayor of Komiza, also confirmed the deal.
Kresimir Macan to share communication skills with tourism workers
A leading PR expert in Croatia is set to help people from the tourism sector improve their communication skills.
Ksenija Abramovic nominated for World Leadership Award
Croatian Ksenija Abramovic has been nominated by the Leadership Institute and World Congress of Families to receive the Global Leadership Award at a gala dinner taken place in the United Kingdom in April.
Modric confident of Croatia before the World Cup
Croatian national football team midfielder Luka Modric is confident ahead of the World Cup in Brazil.
Truck driver run over by his own truck
A truck driver in Croatia has died in bizarre circumstances when his own truck ran over him.
The most popular stories –
last 7 days
|Croat MIG airplanes stuck in Ukraine|
|Croatia reaches unemployment record figures while PM travels to New Zealand|
|Serbian tourists visit in Dubrovnik and Rovinj|
|Social supermarket to open in Osijek|
|Dead body spotted in the sea near the island of Hvar|