Slovenia

Slovenian Bitcoin Romance

Slovenian Bitcoin Romance

“The Prime Minister of Slovenia’s speech in support of blockchain technology this week has solidified the country’s position as the leading blockchain destination in the European Union and a key player in the regulatory field. “After the difficult ordeal of the economic crisis … we are coming back to […]

Forbes: Slovenia – “Entrepreneurs Welcome”

Forbes: Slovenia – “Entrepreneurs Welcome”

“Slovenia quickly became one of my favorite European countries for its dramatic natural landscapes, unique mix of Mediterranean and Alpine geography, meticulously built towns and cities, and amazing food and wine. But that wasn’t even what impressed me the most during my visit: it was how much I […]

Slovenia Tourism up 14%

Slovenia Tourism up 14%

“Slovenia has accounted 3.8 million tourist arrivals in the first nine months of this year, meaning a 14 percent year-on-year increase, the national Statistics Office reported on Monday. The total overnight stays increased by 12 percent to 9.9 million while foreign tourists accounted for 2.8 million arrivals, which […]

New Rapporteur for Kosovo is Slovene SoltesPresidency of Kosovo

New Rapporteur for Kosovo is Slovene Soltes

Kosovo President Hashim Thaci met today with departing Rapporteur for Kosovo Ulrike Lunacek and incoming Rapporteur Igor Soltes from Slovenia. Thaci thanked Lunacek for her service to Kosovo stating, “You have been Kosovo’s voice in Brussels and of Brussels in Kosovo. A sincere and constructive voice.” New rapporteur Soltes has been a Member […]

New Destination for Slovene’s is…UkraineTripAdvisor

New Destination for Slovene’s is…Ukraine

“Slovenian carrier Adria Airways will launch direct flights to Kiev starting on Sunday. It will operate three weekly flights to Boryspil International, the Ukrainian capital’s main airport. Late-night flights to Kiev are scheduled each Thursday, Friday and Sunday, with return flights on Monday, Friday and Saturday.” (Slovenia Times)

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Slovenian Tourism Booming

“Slovenia recorded 3.8m tourist arrivals in the first nine months of the year, a 14% year-on-year increase. Overnight stays increased by 12% to 9.9 million, the Statistics Office reported on Monday. Foreign tourists accounted for 2.8m arrivals, which is an 18% improvement, and for 6.8m of overnight stays, […]

Radio Television Slovenia Fined $1.6 millionRTVSLO.si

Radio Television Slovenia Fined $1.6 million

“Radio Television Slovenia (RTV) were ordered to pay Media Publicum $1.6 million by the Ljubljana High Court. The dispute arose from different interpretations of the contract, which  semantic analysis has shown that it is not possible to determine only one meaning from the text, reported the public broadcaster, […]

WEEKEND READ: “The Secret Beauty of Melania Trump’s Homeland”

Every week, Balkan Insider combs the newspapers, Twitterverse and academic journals for longer reads we hope you will enjoy over the weekend. As nights begin to dip below freezing in the Julian Alps, we encourage you to check out the New York Post’s perspective on traveling to Slovenia. […]

Century of Islam in Slovenia

Century of Islam in Slovenia

“That Slovenia is a case of good practice when it comes to intercultural dialogue was the main conclusion at a scientific conference marking one century of the Islamic community in Slovenia held in Ljubljana on Wednesday. Mufti Nedzad Grabus noted as the conference opened that it was exactly […]