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A night that changed Rijeka forever

ZAGREB, Feb 3 (Croatia Sun News) – The city of  Rijeka officially took over the title of the European Capital of Culture on 1st  February  2020, marking the occasion with a large-scale opening program that lasted for 24 hours. Its designation as a cultural capital is the beginning of one of the most important, and certainly the most interesting cultural years in city’s history.

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Int’l conference on European cultural diversity takes place in Rijeka

ZAGREB, Jan 23 (Croatia Sun News) – The international day-long conference on fostering the diversity of European culture, as recommended by the Council of Europe’s White Paper on Intercultural Dialogue, was held on Thursday in the Croatian seaport of Rijeka, which is one of the two European capitals of culture in 2020.

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Carnival festivities start in Rijeka with selection of Carnival Queen

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Over 600 events to take place in Rijeka in 2020 when it is European Capital of Culture

ZAGREB, Oct 31 (Croatia Sun News) – The programme for the “Rijeka – European Capital of Culture 2020” project was presented in that Croatian seaport on Wednesday evening, and next year, there will be over 600 cultural events including concerts exhibitions, plays and other activities and 250 artistic projects in that Adriatic city, which is one of the two European capital cities next year.

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Largest Chinese transport company COSCO launches new shipping and intermodal service between Rijeka and central Europe

ZAGREB, Oct 22 (Croatia Sun News) – The new shipping and intermodal service Rijeka Land Sea Express, connecting the northern Croatian Adriatic port to central Europe, was formally launched at the port’s Brajdica container terminal.

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