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Croatian handball coach Lino Cervar has been given a Macedonian passport by the country’s Prime Minister for his "outstanding contribution to sport and the country's promotion". Cervar who coaches Macedonian champions Metalurg has helped the club achieve its biggest success in its history since arriving in 2009, news agency MINA reports. Under Cervar’s leadership Macedonia won gold at the 2004 Olympics and the 2003 World Championships along with silver and bronze at the WC in 2005 and 2009. He also helped the national team take two silvers at the 2008 and 2010 euros.
Tourism ministry prepares better strategy to attract Chinese tourists
Around 45,000 Chinese tourists visited Croatia in 2013.
Croat pensioners wrongly thought they were millionaires
An elderly couple in Croatia thought they were millionaires after they found a pile of money in their home - but they had forgotten that former Yugoslav dinars are no longer valid.
Tickets already sold out for two of Croatia's matches at the World Cup
Two out of ten sold out matches for the World Cup in Brazil are those where Croatian national team will play.
Damir Kajin launches a new political party in Istria
Independent representative in the national parliament, Damir Kajin has announced the launch of the regional political party Istrian Democrats.
French court stops the case against Bob Dylan after Croats sued him
A court in the French capital Paris has stopped the case against the rock star Bob Dylan over inciting racism.
Colombian Croat football player wanted by Genoa and Vitesse
He still admits there was no interest from major Croatian clubs to sign him, but the interest came from other countries. "Not from Croatia. From Holland, Vitesse FC. They wanted to sign me on scholarship basis as well as Genoa from Italy", the player has revealed to Croatian Times.
Foreign investment in sixty percent of a decrease
Foreign investment in Croatia has seen a decrease of 60 percent in 2013 in comparison with the year before.
Toxic smoke hits Zagreb
A fire in a waste recycling centre in the Croatian capital Zagreb has been brought under control over Monday night and early Tuesday morning. However, firemen are expected to be there controlling it for another two days.
Davor Suker won a new mandate as CFF president
Davor Suker, 46, has won a new mandate as the president of Croatian Football Federation.
Snow returns to Croatia
Snowing has returned shortly in Croatia on Tuesday hitting spots like Biokovo mountain in the south, Begovo Razdolje in western part of the country, and even Sljeme near the capital Zagreb.
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