Pula

Grace Jones to perform in Pula on Aug 30

Eighties music icon Grace Jones will hold her first concert in Croatia this summer, organisers announced on Tuesday.

Sting to promote his latest album at concert in Pula Arena

Following the recent release of Sting’s highly anticipated rock/pop album 57th & 9th,and sold out concerts in North America and Europe, the English musician, singer, songwriter, and actor will hold a concert in the Pula Area on July 26.

The Telegraph lists Pula among world's most desireable destinations

The Telegraph has selected the 20 best destinations to visit in 2017 and the list includes the northern Adriatic city of Pula, Pula city authorities reported on Tuesday.

Pula makes "fritaja" from 2017 beaten eggs for its citizens and guests

A huge "fritaja", a Mediterranean Croatian dish, was made from 2017 eggs and 50 sausages at noon on Saturday by the local authorities in the city of Pula and the fritaja meals were served to local residents and guests who gathered in the centre of this largest Istrian city.

EBRD supports construction of shopping and entertainment centre in Pula

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will invest EUR 10 million and become a partner in a 30,000 square metre shopping and entertainment centre to be built in Pula, the EBRD said on Friday.

Book fair to take place in Pula 1-11 Dec

The 22nd edition of the book fair in Pula called "Dreamlike Book Fair in Istria" will open on Thursday, 1 December and run through 11 December, organisers of this event said at a news conference in Pula on Monday.

British Airways to introduce London - Pula service in 2017

After negotiations that lasted several years, in 2017 British Airways will introduce flights connecting London Heathrow and Pula Airport, Pula Airport has said.

Pula Book Fair to be held in December

The Pula Book Fair will be held in that biggest Istrian city on December 1-11 with the theme "Transantlantic," and organisers said earlier this week that the event would attract a large number of book lovers, publishers and writers.

100 exhibitors at Pula Boat Fair

The Pula Boat Fair 2016 international fair of boats and nautical equipment opened on Wednesday in the Veruda marina with about one hundred exhibitors from Croatia and abroad.

7 Croatian cities to get EUR 345 mln from EU urban development scheme

Seven Croatian cities - Zagreb, Split, Rijeka, Osijek, Zadar, Slavonski Brod and Pula - will have access to EUR 345.35 million from European structural and investment funds for the development of urban areas, the Regional Development and EU Funds Ministry said on Friday.

Pula gets its first shopping mall

A 13,000 square metre shopping mall, the Pula City Mall, was opened in that Istrian city on Wednesday evening.

Pula Mayor says Milanovic's statement false

Istrian Democratic Party (IDS) leader Boris Miletic on Monday evening issued a statement refuting as untrue Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader Zoran Milanovic's claims that the construction of a general hospital in the biggest Istrian city of Pula has been halted during the term of the outgoing HDZ-led government.

Milanovic asks why HDZ stopped works on Pula General Hospital

Social Democratic Party (SDP) president and candidate for prime minister Zoran Milanovic said in Pula on Monday that no one understood why the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ), in its short term in office, had stopped the construction of a new general hospital in Pula, as it "could only have profited" from it.

Massive Attack will open the 5th Dimensions Festival in Pula

The British cult trip hop group Massive Attack will open the 5th Dimensions Festival in Pula on August 24.

Eighth Serbian Culture Days in Istria begin

The Eighth Serbian Culture Days in Istria were opened in Pula on Tuesday with an exhibition of works by artists from Leskovac and food-tasting.

Air Berlin to introduce Duesseldorf-Pula flights during summer season

Germany's Air Berlin airline is to introduce a weekly flight service between Duesseldorf and Pula during the summer season as of Wednesday 13 July to 17 August, Pula Airport reported on Tuesday.

Pula - Croatian city with highest ratio of entrepreneurs per 1,000 inhabitants

Pula boasts of 67 individual entrepreneurs per 1,000 inhabitants of the economically active population, and is followed by the capital of Zagreb (65) and Split (53), according to figures released by the Croatian Financial Agency (FINA).

1st European Capital of Culture in Croatia to be announced Thursday afternoon

The commission, which includes officials from EU institutions and two experts from Croatia, is chaired by Steve Green.

Pula's dock cranes go green on St. Patrick's Day

The Croatian coastal city of Pula on Thursday joined in the Global Greening campaign on the occasion of St Patrick's Day and the Irish national day, by illuminating in green the huge cranes in the city shipyard "Uljanik".

Food and beverages fair opens in Pula

The food and beverages fair "Histria" began in the coastal city of Pula bringing together 114 exhibitors from Croatia, Slovenia and Macedonia.

Croatian airports report increased turnover, seaports record fewer passengers

The largest increase in the number of passengers was recorded by Pula Airport, of as much as 45.9 per cent to 17,900. 

Dozens join in New Year Day swim in Pula

During the swimming party, the revellers wished a happy new year and extended their best wishes to the pioneer of this tradition, Mrs Alma Seslija, for her 85th birthday.

Croatian-Slovenian protest volleyball match across razor wire fence Saturday

The City of Pula and Istria County have entered the European Cultural Capital +2020 competition with the theme of demilitarisation

Conference on rights of ethnic minorities held in Pula

The project was launched in February 2015 and will close in February 2016. Its budget is 20,000 euros, of which 18,000 is co-financed by the EU.

Croatia publishes invitation for letters of interest in Muzil complex

The value of the project's tourism segment alone is estimated at 150-200 million euros. The investor is expected to be selected the same way it was selected for the Kupari tourism complex.

Binding bids for Muzil development project to be invited in Feb

The development project envisages the construction of four- or five-star hotels with 2,270 beds, public, social and business facilities