Croatia rejects demand for referendum to restrict Cyrillic signs

Reuters | Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:07:30 -0700

Currently, Cyrillic letters, like those used in Russia, are allowed in the areas of Croatia where Serbs amount to at least a third of the population, alongside the Latin script used by Croats and in much of Europe. The referendum proposed by the ...


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Anti-bilingual referendum wouldnt pass, but Vukovar should be Cyrillic-fre | Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:46:52 -0700

A referendum at which Croatians would vote whether an ethnic minority can use their language and script only in communities where they account for over 50% of the local population, thus raising the threshold from the current one third requirement ...

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Are better signs the secret to a successful city?

The Guardian | Thu, 21 Aug 2014 02:11:15 -0700

Rawlinson is currently working on a project for Moscow's transit system, which includes a new design for the Cyrillic alphabet. “We've commissioned specialist typographers A2 Type, who are collaborating with Ilya Ruderman, a Moscow-based typographer, ...

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Ex-Rep. Norman Mineta to speak at Citizens Council banquet

Dallas Morning News | Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:45:00 -0700

... Viktor Kharlov, who played accordion. A slideshow was also presented on the history of the Cyrillic alphabet. The nonprofit aims to promote Russian, Eastern European and Central Asian cultures in the area through cultural events and education programs.

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