Music and culture as an opportunity for tourist promotion of Croatia

first_imgMembers of the most famous Chinese pop group from Shanghai SNH48 met with the President of the Croatian Chamber of Commerce Luka Burilović as part of his stay in Croatia on the occasion of recording the video.Namely, the teenage sensation SNH48, led by the popular singer Huang TingTing, recorded a video in Zagreb’s Upper and Lower Town and in the Trakošćan castle. Huang TingTing is one of the most influential musicians on Chinese social networks, followed by millions of followers from China, South Korea and the world.”Shooting the video in attractive locations in Zagreb and its surroundings will enable a great promotion of Croatia in the Far East. We expect further strengthening of promotion and cooperation with China after the opening of the office of the Croatian Tourist Board in September, within the Representation of the Croatian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, “said the President of the Croatian Chamber of Commerce. Luka Burilović. According to the readers of the Chinese edition of the American magazine Travel + Leisure, Croatia was declared the most desirable new European destination for Chinese tourists in 2018. This is confirmed by the figures of almost 200 Chinese tourists in Croatia. It is mostly made up of younger tourists between the ages of 25-44, who will be additionally encouraged by this video to visit Zagreb, but also the whole of Croatia.last_img read more

Prior Group and ALL NRG Ink Offshore Wind Deal

first_imgPrior Group and ALL NRG have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to jointly cooperate on offshore wind projects.Under the deal that began in March, ALL NRG uses Prior Group’s facilities, such as offices, workshops, storage and service, as well as services from Prior’s in-house engineering, electrical company and yard in the Port of Vlissingen.The two parties said they will join forces when beneficial to customers and when it improves project results as they are together able to provide solutions which cannot be given as separate organizations.According to Prior, the collaboration will strengthen the presence of ALL NRG in Vlissingen and other ports in The Netherlands and Belgium.“To further expand our current business activities in the Benelux, teaming up with Prior Group is a strong benefit for ALL NRG,” said Hans Schneider, Chief Executive Officer of ALL NRG.“The joined competences of Prior Group and ALL NRG will be in high demand when the next major expansion of Dutch and Belgian offshore wind really starts to kick off. The well-established multidisciplinary organization in Prior Group with a vast local network adds excellent value to our core business – provision of manning and project solutions.”The companies are currently investigating opportunities that will take place in the Benelux area, including project activities at the new Green Blue Offshore Terminal in Vlissingen, which recently announced the opening of a new terminal to offer services to offshore wind companies.The new terminal contains 22.000m2 of workspace and will offer services during the construction, modification, repair and maintenance activities, and will serve as a place for the storage of equipment, materials, and offshore modules.last_img read more