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Lipizzan horse breeding traditions proposed for UNESCO list

ZAGREB, March 30 (Croatia Sun News) – A request by eight countries for the Lipizzan Horse Breeding Traditions to be inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity was recently submitted, and the final decision will be made by UNESCO in 2021.

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Culture Ministry to be involved in heritage restoration

ZAGREB, March 26 (Croatia Sun News) – Culture Minister Nina Obuljen Korzinek stated that the Ministry of Culture would be involved in the restoration of the damaged cultural heritage since a large part of Zagreb’s cultural-historical area had been damaged in Sunday’s earthquake, while some buildings had been destroyed.

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Ministry considering additional measures to help commercial, nonprofit media

ZAGREB, March 20 (Croatia Sun News) – The Croatian government will follow the situation in the media sector and consider introducing additional measures to protect not only commercial but also nonprofit media, the Culture Ministry said in a statement on its website.

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Fraktura’s World Literature Festival shortlisted for International Excellence Awards 2020

ZAGREB, Feb 11 (Croatia Sun News) – The London Book Fair has published the shortlisted entries for the International Excellence Awards in 2020, and one of them is the World Literature Festival that is organised by the Fraktura publishing company in Zagreb every autumn.

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