EC requests Croatia to amend excise duty on ethyl alcohol

The European Commission on Thursday requested Croatia to amend the reduced excise duty rate for small producers of ethyl alcohol.

Croatian pupils more prone to risk behaviour than their foreign peers

Croatia has regularly participated in the survey since 2002, and the latest one was carried out in 2014, covering 5,741 pupils aged 11, 13 and 15.

Iranians defy alcohol ban by consuming 60 million litres of it yearly

Both the sales and consumption of alcohol are banned in the Islamic republic. Punishment can range from heavy fines to lashings for repeat offenders.