“Top officials of Iran and Slovenia called for strengthening relations in the area of economy between their countries. The call was made during a meeting between Iran’s Ambassador to Slovenia Kazem Shafei and Slovenia’s General Manager of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Sonja Smuc. The two officials, during the meeting, held talks on bilateral relations and the development of cooperation in economy. Smuc highlighted the strong relations between Slovenia and Iran, underlining the stance of the Slovenian chamber on boosting trade.” (MENA FN)

“German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she was willing to assist in the resolution of the Slovenia-Croatia border dispute and praised Slovenia’s efforts to protect the Schengen border after she held talks with Slovenian Prime Minister Marjan Šarec in Berlin on Friday.” (STA)