Michelin star awarded to Croatian restaurant for first time

Croatian Tourism Minister Gari Cappelli on Thursday welcomed the fact that a Michelin star was for the first time awarded to a Croatian restaurant and that an additional 34 restaurants in the country were given a fork and spoon rating, which he sees as an encouragement to the local cuisine.

"The House of Batana" in Rovinj added to UNESCO list

The project of the preservation of intangible heritage of Rovinj through the Ecomuseum Casa Della Batana has been added to the UNESCO list of the world's best intangible heritage conservation projects at the session of the UNESCO Inter-governmental Committee for Intangible Heritage held in Adis Abeba, Ethiopia, on 28 November

Croatia gov't includes two tourism projects among strategic investment projects

At its meeting on Wednesday, the caretaker government included the construction of a Punta Nova campsite on Pag island and the reconstruction of the Hotel Park in Rovinj among its strategic investment projects.

Rovinj tournament taking place in Istrian city

The first edition of an international polo tournament started in the Croatian seaside resort of Rovinj on 12 May and is running through 15 May.

Central bank governor says situation with bad loans improving

Vujcic announced that he would soon conduct talks with European Commission officials with the aim of obtaining final confirmation of the HNB's interpretation.