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Tech

Croatia to subsidize electric cars

The Government of Croatia is planning to restore subsidies for the purchase of electric car as of the year 2018. In 2014 and 2015, Croatia subsidized the purchase of both electric and hybrid cars, with a total of 6.6 million Euros for the purchase of 1,428 cars and investing another 4 million Euros in infrastructure. The government expects to […]

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Business

Uber to be banned in Croatia

Sources from index.hr, have indicated that the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure is about to ban Uber in Croatia. The final decision is yet to be passed by the court, but if the decision is approved then this would be the first app to be banned in the history of Croatia. Uber, has been active in […]

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Business

6 tech companies from Croatia on the 2016 Deloitte Fast 50

Six Croatian tech companies have made Deloitte’s list of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Central Europe. The highest-ranked Croatian firm on this year’s Deloitte Technology Fast 50 was Osijek-based software developers Gauss in 19th place. Next on the list was the electric car and parts manufacturer Rimac Automobili in 20th spot, followed by […]

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Events

Balkan Venture Forum coming up in Zagreb, Croatia

The 7th edition of the Balkan Venture Forum (BkVF) takes place in Zagreb, Croatia on December 3-4th, 2015

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Tech

Uber launches in Zagreb

After we reported that Uber is planning to expand their service around the Balkans and after Bulgarian authorities shut down Uber in Sofia, Uber has launched its service in the variant of UberX, with licensed drivers working for the company as independent contractors.

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Startups

Balkan startups at Websummit 2013

Websummit is a global gathering of the world’s leading thinkers and doers in technology. It’s not just a gathering of the planet’s leading startups and technology companies, but of businesses, large and small, who are being impacted by new technologies. This year during 30 & 31 October in Dublin, Ireland over 10,000 attendees will make […]

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Startups

TruckTrack from Serbia wins at Spark.me

TruckTrack from Serbia, which aims to improve management in the trucking industry has won the first place at the Spark.Me, which means a paid trip to New York at the TechCrunch Disrupt 2014th Spark.Me held in Budva, gave participants the opportunity to listen to interesting lectures related to the launch of startups and operations, while […]

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Startups

Eleven – announced the new ten

The next group of start-ups that will join the roof of Eleven, the Bulgarian based startup accelerator, has been announced and the names include teams from Serbia, Latvia, Italy, Croatia, and Bulgaria. Eleven is a startup acceleration fund that offers 50,000 users for proof of concept and up to 150,000 euros at the seed stage […]