Porsche takes a stake in the Croatian technology and sports car company Rimac

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Porsche AG has invested in the technology and electric sports car company Rimac Automobili by taking a minority shareholding of ten per cent. The company develops and produces electric vehicle components and manufactures electric super sports cars. As part of its electrification efforts, Porsche is seeking a development partnership with the young company.

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Broke previous records with the highest attendance so far

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NEM 2018, an event dedicated to the television industry with an emphasis on the CEE region, was held last week from June 11 to 14 in beautiful Dubrovnik in the Dubrovnik Palace Hotel.  For the sixth year in a row, NEM opened its doors to media experts and this year it gathered more than 800 participants, which marks a new record for attendance. With a little over 50 panelists, top professionals in the television industry who shared their experiences and knowledge with the audience and colleagues, this year’s NEM attracted a variety of visitors from all over the world.

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Agrokor agreed unanimously

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The temporary creditor council unanimously accepted the settlement. Now the settlement goes to the Commercial Court.  A meeting of Prime Minister Andreja Plenković with the extraordinary trustee Fabris Peruško, his deputy Irena Weber, and representatives of the Provisional Trust Council and the Association of Suppliers were held in Banjaluka.

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Hisense acquired 60% of Gorenje shares and appointed a new management

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At the Assembly of Gorenje Shareholders, held at the beginning of the week, a six-member administration was appointed, in which the old members of Drago Bahun and Žiga Debeljak will be sitting next to the former man of Franjo Bobinac, and Stanka Pejanovic, Tomas Korošec and Saša Marković will join them.

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Queen´s  Birthday Reception in Vienna

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On Wednesday, June 13th, at the residence of the British Ambassador in Vienna, a reception was held on the occasion of the celebration of the 92nd birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. Robert Leigh Turner, the UK Ambassador in Austria, made many well-known officials laugh when he joked at the beginning of the speech and thanked the guests for coming to the “Garden Party”.

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Reception to celebrate a birthday of Her Majesty  Queen Elizabeth II

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At the residence of the British Ambassador in Zagreb, H.E. Andrew Stuart Dalgleish, hold  reception to celebrate a birthday  of Her Majesty  Queen Elizabeth II.  The reception was attended by a large number of guests from political, public and cultural life as well as members of the diplomatic corps.

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Swedish National Day and the farewell ambassador reception

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June 6th the National Day of Sweden was marked in Zagreb, but it was also the farewell party of the current ambassador Lars Schmidt. For the next issue of Diplomacy&Commerce magazine, the ambassador has given an exclusive interview.

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Day of the Republic of Italy

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On Monday, 04 June, the National Day of Italy – The Day of the Republic of Italy was held on the luxurious terrace of Hotel Esplanada Zagreb. Italian Ambassador to Croatia  H.E. Adriano Chiodi Cianfarani  reminded of the good relations between the two countries and the same European values.

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“Out to sea“ for the first time in Zagreb

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The Swiss Embassy in cooperation with the aMore festival opened the famous exhibition „OUT TO SEA“ for the first time in Zagreb. 
It is a mutual project between the aMORE festival, which was established last year in Poreč and is completely dedicated to the sea and its protection, and the Swiss Embassy in Zagreb. The Studentski centar and the City of Zagreb are its main partners. The exhibition is set up at the French Pavilion of the Student Center in Zagreb and will last until June 10th.

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Dedicated to customers

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Our advantages are accommodating customers, security, flexibility and fast decision-making. Nevertheless, despite a very competitive market, we are continuously recording significant growth in all segments and are looking to expand.

Although it has been operating on a significantly saturated market, KentBank has managed to find its niche and strategy which sets it apart from its competitors. The bank’s first prominent feature is its devotion to customers’ needs and the second, the ability to be a point where a growing interest of Turkish companies for Croatia and vice versa meet. Ivo Bilić, Chairman of the Managing Board of KentBank, is also proud of the new technological features that are enabling customers to handle banking operations in a highly advanced way.

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