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Croatian men 7th tallest in world, Croatian women 18th

Croatian men are the 7th tallest men in the world, while women in Croatia are 18th, according to the latest study which shows that Dutch men and Latvian women are the tallest people in the world...

Croatia promoting possibilities for grants under Smart Specialisation Strategy

A permanent call for applications, advertised last week on the ministry's website, relates to grants earmarked for micro, small, medium and large entrepreneurs that will be financed by the...

IRB presents EU-funded project designed to strengthen research capacity in theoretical physics

The European project for the strengthening of research capacity in theoretical physics RBI-T-WINNING, which is financed with close to one million euros from the HORIZON 2020 programme, will boost...

Britain approves "gene editing" of human embryos for research

Britain has approved the use of a "gene editing" technique to modify human embryos for research purposes and allow scientists to understand the development of an embryo in its first seven days....

HRK 2.34 bln spent for research and development in 2014

More than two-thirds of budget funds for research and development, or 67.6%, were intended for the sector of higher education, followed by the state sector, with a 26.4% share.

40% of respondents say they are late for work only in emergency situations, 10% every day

Nearly 40 per cent of people polled by the MojPosao job search website say they are late for work only in emergency situations, a fifth of those interviewed are never late