Category Archives: Covid-19/Coronavirus

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković on CNN

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković appeared on CNN’s ‘Quest Means Business’ programme on Monday. He discussed with host Richard Quest Croatia’s tourist season in light of the Covid-19 risks. It was reported on extensively in Croatian media. The full interview … Continue reading

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News: Croatian Government set up a Website to Help Foreign Citizens enter Croatia

The Croatian government has set up a website to help foreign citizens provide the information that is needed to enter Croatia.

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News: Croatian Foreign Minister in Web Discussion

Croatian Foreign Minsiter Gordan Grlić Radman took part in a ‘Websalon’ held by the Untited Europe organisation. It was entitled ‘United or divided – Europe’s historic Test of Relevance and Solidarity’.

Posted in Covid-19/Coronavirus, Croatia and the EU, Croatia's Foreign Relations

News: TV Interview with Croatian MEP Željana Zovko

Croatian Member of the European Parliament Željana Zovko, of the ruling HDZ party, recently gave an extensive interview to the Poteštat programme on the Televizija Jadran channel. The interview has been made available on her website with English subtitles. This … Continue reading

Posted in Bleiburg, Covid-19/Coronavirus, Croatia and the EU, Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croatian politics and elections, Croats in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Economy

News: Tourists Slowly Start to Return to Croatia

The Croatian National Tourist Board is reporting that due to the progress of Croatia in dealing with Covid-19, its borders are slowly opening for tourist. Currently entry is allowed for owners of real estate and vessels, who must confirm ownership … Continue reading

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Q and A with Daria Reić, Director of the Croatian National Tourist Board in London

  Questions by Brian Gallagher International tourism has been affected by the Covid-19 Pandemic. We spoke with Daria Reić, director of the Croatian National Tourist Board in London about the impact on Croatia.

Posted in Business, Covid-19/Coronavirus, Economy, Tourism

Zagreb Tourist Board Launches New Campaign

Zagreb has taken a double hit recently, not only from Covid-19, but also from an earthquake that struck on 22 March. In response, the Zagreb Tourist Board has launched a new social media campaign to maintain contact and interest between … Continue reading

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20 Webcams to Keep You in Touch with Croatia

We can’t go to Croatia right now due to Covid-19, but on the Croatian Language School website, CBR Editor Brian Gallagher has put together a list of 20 webcams across the country. You can see and visit Croatia live on … Continue reading

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News: Q&A With NFCACF President Steve Rukavina

Steve Rukavina, President of the National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation, gave a fireside chat to Balkan Insider. Topics included the US-Croatia double taxation issue, the effect of Covid-19 on Croatian tourism and the position of Croats in Bosnia-Herzegovina. … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Covid-19/Coronavirus, Croatia and the EU, Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croats in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Economy, Webinar

News: Webinar – The Post Corona Business Reality: How Can Croatia Better Prepare for It

The Centre for the Renewal of Culture and Crodiaspora recently held a joint webinar discussing the business and economic situation in Croatia in light of the Covid-19 crisis. See it here (via Facebook).

Posted in Business, Covid-19/Coronavirus, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Economy, Ex-Pats in Croatia, Tourism, Webinar