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  1. China in the Balkans: Motivations behind growing influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang speaks at the opening of an economic summit of 16 CEE countries and China in Suzhou, eastern China, on 24 November 2015. [ EPA/JACEK TURCZYK POLAND OUT ] Beijing's influence in the Balkans continues to grow, but we should not compare it with Russia.

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  2. Oerlikon Gains Chinese Partner in SpunmeltRead the original story

    Thursday | Nonwovens Industry

    ... of sales and marketing Ingo Mhlmann. Oerlikon announced the agreement at EDANA's Outlook conference in Dubrovnik, Croatia and ITMA+ Asia in Shanghai. Oerlikon's business unit Nonwoven will be responsible for the sales, preengineering, commissioning ...

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  3. Leaning Tower of Pisa, Venice... Sites that could end up underwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Rediff.com

    From Venice and the tower of Pisa, dozens of UNESCO World Heritage sites are deeply threatened by rising sea levels, researchers warned Tuesday. According to a study by researchers at the University of Kiel, in Germany, all but two of 49 United Nations-recognised icons of human civilisation rimming the Mediterranean Sea risk being damaged by the rising watermark, soil erosion, or both, with few options for protecting most of them.

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  4. Venice may be submerged by the end of the century, says a studyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 17 | English Dong-A

    Venice may be submerged by the end of the century, says a study. October. 17, 2018 07:54.

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  5. Study: Rising seas could devastate historical sites across the MediterraneanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The old city of Dubrovnik, clinging to the Croatian coast of the Adriatic Sea, is one major storm away from a flood that could cover 10 percent of a medieval city long known as the "Pearl of the Adriatic" and more recently as a main setting for HBO's "Game of Thrones." It's just one of some 40 treasured historical sites across the Mediterranean, including the winding canals of Venice and the ancient city of Carthage, at risk from rising seas, according to a new study published Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications.

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  6. Study: Rising seas could devastate historical sites across MediterraneanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    This photo shows the library of the ancient city of Ephesus in the western Turkish coastal city of Izmir, on October 29, 2006. - From Venice and the tower of Pisa to the medieval city of Rhodes, dozens of UNESCO World Heritage sites in the Mediterranean basin are deeply threatened by sea level rise, researchers warned on October 16, 2018.

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  7. Did you know Jacques Kallis' sister was a cheerleader in the IPL?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    In pic: Jacques Kallis posted this picture on wife Charlene's birthday, with a sweet message, which read, "Happy Birthday @charleneengels Thanks Carlo for making the birthday gift easy this year! @carlohayes" Born on October 16, 1975, Jacques Kallis is a former South African cricketer, and, a former Test and ODI captain. Kallis is regarded as one of the greatest all-rounders of all time and one of the game's greatest cricketers.

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  8. Five Takeaways from the Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group Autumn Conference in DubrovnikRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | JD Supra

    I recently returned from this autumn's PTMG conference in Dubrovnik, Croatia, where I enjoyed catching up with colleagues from near and far, learning about trends in pharmaceutical industry trademark law around the world, and exploring a lovely corner of the Adriatic. Here are my top five takeaways from the meeting: Game of Thrones " Set Jetters " are everywhere.

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  9. 12 Awesome Hotels to Add to Your Wellness Travel Bucket ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Self.com

    And get this: The new report also found that that figure is expected to rise to $919 billion by 2022. , I've spent the past few years hopping around the world in search of better well-being, and I've become quite obsessed with the rise of healthy vacations as a result.

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  10. E.U. Concerned Over Croatia Bridge ProjectRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 14 | PaintSquare

    After decades of consideration, work on a bridge in Croatia, linking the country's southernmost Dubrovnik-Neretva County to the rest of the mainland, crossing Mali Ston Bay, is finally underway, but the European Union remains wary of letting state-owned Chinese firms work on large European infrastructure projects. According to The New York Times , all that remains of previous forays into building the bridge are abandoned concrete pylons and a couple of bronze angels.

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  11. Slovenia: Outstanding alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The New Zealand Herald

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  12. Luxury Hotel Owner Dogus Is Looking to Sell Properties Across EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Skift

    The Dogus conglomerate, an owner of prestigious hotels across Europe, was $5.7 billion in debt as of June. Asset sales seem likely, though it's not clear if buyers will make acceptable offers.

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  13. A decades-coming bridge to unite Croatia is finally going to be built ... by ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Komarna, Croatia: As a quirk of history and the Balkan wars, a corner of Croatia is cut off from the rest of the country by a 3-kilometre interruption of land belonging to neighbouring Bosnia. It is a rift that Croatia has long wanted to repair with a bridge that would unite the disconnected sliver of its coast with the rest of the country.

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  14. Meanwhile in ... the Solomon Islands, there's talk of crocodile tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... thanks to visitors hoping to locate sites where the popular cable TV series was filmed. However, in Dubrovnik, Croatia, some residents are complaining that tourism is now out of control. "It's beyond belief, it's like living in the middle of ...

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  15. Cruising the Mediterranean on a small shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The New Zealand Herald

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  16. Mass tourism threatens Croatia's 'Game of Thrones' townRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 22 | News Times

    Sometimes too much success can have drawbacks. The Croatian coastal town of Dubrovnik is reeling from too many tourists clamoring to see the filming location for King's Landing in the HBO series "Game of Thrones."

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  17. Soon 'Game of Thrones' Fans Will Be Able To Visit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | WWBN-FM Burton

    For the first time ever, you'll be able to visit Westeros for real. sets across Northern Ireland are the closest thing to what he imagined.

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  18. CORRECTING and REPLACING American Airlines Announces Nonstop PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... to some of American's largest international destinations, including recently announced summer service to Dubrovnik, Croatia and Bologna, Italy. Considered a stress-free alternative, new way to travel, American Airlines' passengers will enjoy all of ...

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  19. Mass tourism threatens Croatia's 'Game of Thrones' townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Marc van Bloemen has lived in the old town of Dubrovnik, a Croatian citadel widely praised as the jewel of the Adriatic, for decades, since he was a child. He says it used to be a privilege.

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  20. Explore The Croatian Seaside Resort Town Of RovinjRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Forbes.com

    Think of it as Venice built on a seaside hilltop.Surrounded on three sides by the sparkling Adriatic, the Croatian seaside resort of Rovinj is one of those rare, uncrowded European cities where a visitor can still feel transported back hundreds of years in time. In Rovinj's old city, centuries-old stone and stucco buildings rise four and five stories tall over a web of steep cobbled streets that are almost entirely free of cars.

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