Croatia referred to EU court over industrial waste failure

The European Commission said the waste should have been managed by the end of 2015 at the latest but there has been no progress

Croatian wastewater project lent €9.2m

A wastewater project in Croatia has been granted a €9.2 million (£6.5m) loan. The funding will be provided to a local water company to build a new wastewater treatment plant as well as upgrade other networks in the city of Sisak. Located south east of the capital Zagreb, it has a population of around 47,000. […]

Blog: Sleep-snorkelling into a sea of rubbish?

Floating face down in a tiny Croatian harbour, snorkel and goggles strapped on, you can see scores of black prickly sea urchins and translucent fish with black striped tails. What a beauty spot Croatia is: winding roads through dramatic mountains and rugged coastline. Clear turquoise water and quaint little villages. (And on one island, vineyard […]