Minister says EU-funded project to restore dignity to Slavonia

The Regional Development and EU Funds Ministry said on Tuesday that the project "Slavonia, Baranja and Western Srijem" had been launched to secure EUR 2.5 billion (HRK 18.75 billion) from EU funds for projects in five Slavonian counties, with Minister Gabrijela Zalac saying that the purpose of the project was to restore dignity to that region, which used to be Croatia's granary.

PM Plenkovic meets former chess champion Kasparov

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Wednesday received for talks former world chess champion Garry Kasparov and the president of the Kasparov Chess Foundation Adriatic, chess grandmaster Zlatko Klaric.

Sisak's rich industrial heritage to be revitalised

A two-year, HRK 26.2 million project to revitalise the rich industrial and cultural heritage of Sisak for tourism purposes, including the so-called "Dutch House", was presented in that town some 50 kilometres southeast of Zagreb.

"Met4Pharm" project example of science-economy synergy

Science Minister Predrag Sustar said this was an excellent example of cooperation between the scientific and business sectors.

Minister launches construction of building for 21 socially vulnerable families

Regional Development and EU Funds Minister Tomislav Tolusic marked the start of the construction of a residential building in the southern Croatian town of Benkovac on Monday, worth EUR 1.32 million.

Gov't accepts bid for Kupari tourism project

Croatia's government on Thursday accepted a bid from the Vienna-based Avenue Group for the implementation of the 100-million euro Kupari development project, ...