POLITICS

Why democracy thrives in some places and not in others

Two common beliefs about democracy are that it began in ancient Athens and, on spreading from there, remained peculiarly Western. David Stasavage, a professor of politics at New York University,…

Tomislav Ćorić, PhD Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development in the Government of the Republic of Croatia: Sectors threatened by the pandemic can count on help

In the coming period, we will go ahead with a combination of measures to preserve jobs and with an impulse to maintain the liquidity of companies through HAMAG and HBOR…

IN FOCUS

Krešimir Macan, Communication Consultant and Manjgura Agency Owner: It is time to restart swiftly!

We have interviewed the officials from diplomatic and economic community to found out how embassies have organized their diplomatic activities during the state of emergency, as well as, how they…

CULTURE

Extension of Rijeka’s European Capital of Culture title until April 2021 proposed

The European Commission (EC) proposed on Tuesday to give Rijeka and Galway (Ireland) the possibility to extend their year as 2020 European Capitals of Culture until 30 April 2021 due…

Mirko Boch, Director of the Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra: We hug you with music

Music is the life we live that flows through us and makes us better people, and we are lucky to have the blessing to be chosen to give this to…

WINE & DINE

Bornstein Wine Bar and Shop, welcomes one of the oldest Croatian wineries for a archive wine tasting

On September the 10th, Bornstein Wine Bar and Shop organized dinner with largest Croatian producer of wines, Belje winery.

DIPLOMACY

H.E. Diana Helen Madunic Ambassador of Sweden to Croatia: Sweden shares the same goals as all the other countries

The restrictions in Sweden are currently very similar to restrictions in Croatia Sweden’s measures have mainly differed from those of other countries in two regards: we had no regulation that…

President Milanović Takes Part in “Diplomatic Grape Harvest” on Plešivica Hills

The President of the Republic Zoran Milanović took part in a grape harvest organized for heads of diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited to the Republic of Croatia – the…