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Slovenia a leader in start-up and innovation investment

Slovenia a leader in start-up and innovation investment

“Local innovation has progressed in a spectacular way over the past decade throughout Emerging Europe, although there are still countries – in particular Albania, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Moldova, Montenegro and Serbia – which lag behind. That is one the key findings of a major new report looking […]

Croatia still pushing for bilateral agreement with Slovenia over sea claimsPhoto: I Feel Slovenia

Croatia still pushing for bilateral agreement with Slovenia over sea claims

“A meeting of fishermen from Umag and Savudrija, where they were supposed to discuss how to approach the new situation in the Savudrija Bay, which was planned for Tuesday evening, was cancelled. The Croatian government contacted the fishermen and announced that they will meet with them by the […]

Slovenes take on cold and rain for plunge into sea on New Year’s DayPhoto: Sio1

Slovenes take on cold and rain for plunge into sea on New Year’s Day

“Rainy weather did not spoil the atmosphere of the 14th traditional New Year’s jump into the sea in Portoroz, organized each year by the Slovene Sports Association. Hundreds of people decided to transition into the new year this way. Participants this year await the rainy weather and 12 […]

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Praljak suicide unpreventable; Croatian TV coming to TV providers in the US; Croatian fisherman could be fined over arbitration decisionPhoto: I Feel Slovenia

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Praljak suicide unpreventable; Croatian TV coming to TV providers in the US; Croatian fisherman could be fined over arbitration decision

“The UN court in the Hague says it could not have prevented a war criminal from taking poison and killing himself. Gambian judge Hassan Jallow said that without specific intelligence, no measures would have guaranteed the poison was detected. Bosnian Croat war criminal Slobodan Praljak died after taking […]

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Slovenian authorities control situation at sea; Slovenia takes over UN Human Rights Council Presidency; Bled reaches 1 million tourists in 2017

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Slovenian authorities control situation at sea; Slovenia takes over UN Human Rights Council Presidency; Bled reaches 1 million tourists in 2017

“Slovenia started implementing the border arbitration award on the ground on Saturday, an interior ministry official has said that Slovenian authorities control the country’s entire sea and have the situation under control despite infringements.Shortly before 7 AM three Croatian fishing boats, accompanied by Croatian police boats, entered Slovenian […]

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Croatia to be Sued by Slovenia in Spring?

“ Slovenia plans to lodge a lawsuit with the EU Court in spring if Croatia continues to ignore the border arbitration tribunal’s decision, Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec announced on Wednesday. Erjavec said there were two options: either the EU Commission sues a member state, or a member state notifies […]

Slovenia Prepares to Implement Border Arbitration on SaturdayPhoto: Vlada.si

Slovenia Prepares to Implement Border Arbitration on Saturday

“(Slovenian) Prime Minister Miro Cerar said that the four representatives of the central state institutions, including the president, National Assembly, and National Council, agreed to continue with preparations for the government to enforce the arbitration agreement, after a working meeting (today). ‘We evaluated that we are on the right path […]

Slovenia Celebrates Independence and Unity Day (Official Proclamation of Independence)Reuters/Srdjan Zivulovic

Slovenia Celebrates Independence and Unity Day (Official Proclamation of Independence)

“In his speech, (President) Pahor called for co-operation and unity following the model when the country was founded. In memory of the plebiscitary decision for independent Slovenia in 1990, today we celebrate the day of independence and unity. On this day, 27 years ago, the results of the […]