Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik marks 25th anniversary of its defence

The Day of Dubrovnik's Defenders and the 25th anniversary of the successful defence of that southern Croatian town during the 1990s Homeland War were marked with several commemorative events,...

NGOs recall 6 Dec 1991 army attack on Dubrovnik

The Documenta Centre for Dealing with the Past from Zagreb and the Human Rights Action and the Centre for Civic Education from Podgorica recalled in a joint statement on Monday that on 6 December...

Five Iranians caught illegally entering Croatia in Konavle

Five Iranians were caught by Dubrovnik police in an attempt to illegally entered Croatia on Monday, and the men aged between 25 and 31 years, are to be readmitted  to Montenegro from where they...

"Robin Hood: Origins" to be filmed in Dubrovnik in February 2017

Dubrovnik Mayor Andro Vlahusic last Monday once again met with E. Bennett Walsh, the executive producer of "Robin Hood: Origins", who informed Vlahusic of the final scenography draft for the movie...

Dubrovnik boasts of double-digit increases in tourist turnover

Over 972,000 guest arrivals and 3.4 million overnight stays were registered in Dubrovnik in the first ten months of 2016, which were increases of 11% and 13% respectively compared to the...

Registration best way to prevent terrorists entering EU, says EPP official

The president of the European People's Party (EPP) Group in the European Committee of the Regions, Michael Schneider, said in Dubrovnik on Friday that borders within the European Union must not be...

Dubrovnik prepares "food-groaning table" to mark tourist season's end

A 120-metre-long table full with various dishes was set up along Dubrovnik's landmark street Stradun on Sunday to mark the end of the high tourist season in this southern Croatian city.

Croatian MEP organises conference on Dubrovnik in EP

Croatian member of the European Parliament Dubravka Suica organised a conference in Brussels on Wednesday entitled "Dubrovnik: Valorisation of Croatian Intangible Cultural Heritage in the European...

Court quashes ministry's go-ahead for Srdj Golf Project study

The Administrative Court in Split cancelled the decision of the Environment Protection Ministry to approve an environment impact study concerning a planned golf resort on Srdj hill above Dubrovnik...

Dubrovnik's Midsummer Scene Festival to tour globe

Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream has been included as the main feature of Dubrovnik's Midsummer Scene to be presented in the Viennese English Theatre during Advent and will be performed every...

Minister visits Dubrovnik Airport, biggest EU project in Croatia

Regional Development and EU Funds Minister Tomislav Tolusic visited Dubrovnik Airport on Friday, saying the primary function of this big European Union development project was transport connection...

67th Dubrovnik Summer Festival ends

The 67th Dubrovnik Summer Festival ended on Thursday evening with the presentation of its Orlando awards for the best artistic achievements in the festival's drama and music programmes.

Croatian, Polish presidents open Dubrovnik Forum

The Adriatic, Baltic and Black Sea region is Europe's "jugular vein" and its development will require 50 billion euro worth of investments, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said on...

Beta says Serbia PM won't attend Dubrovnik Forum

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic will not attend the Dubrovnik Forum on Thursday and Friday, Serbian Beta news agency said on Wednesday, citing unnamed government sources.

Croatian PM: As far as I know, Vucic is coming to Dubrovnik

Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic on Tuesday said that as far as he was aware, his Serbian counterpart Aleksandar Vucic is coming to the Dubrovnik Forum 2016, adding however that that was not...