9 hrs ago
Slovenian parliament approves public spending cap
Slovenian lawmakers have passed a law which requires the government to keep a balanced budget.
14 hrs ago
Special Caspian Energy issue dedicated to 90th jubilee of Azerbaijani ...
Telman Aliyev, Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian European Integration Business Club took part in the 6th Astana Economic forum held during May 22-24, 2013, CEIBC said today.
18 hrs ago
Slovenian lawmakers approvedchanges to the country's insolvency legislation
Slovenian lawmakers approved May 23 changes to the countrys insolvency legislation designed to accelerate corporate restructuring and aid the ailing banking industry, which experts say is a further step in the country's efforts to avoid being the next Eurozone country to... The first thing you need to do is choose a news reader, if you already ... (more)
Thu May 23, 2013
Yugoslavia: When a Country Actually Is Wiped Off the Map
You are born in a country. You are a citizen of that country, and you don't give it much thought.
Wed May 22, 2013
Internet portal "minus 25" will help reduce administrative...
The Ministry of Interior and Public Administration of Slovenia announces the launch of the English version internet portal "minus 25" for a global audience.
Tue May 21, 2013
Slovenia is defending itself against the banking and economic crisis
On 9 May the centre-left Alenka Bratusek government, which has been in power for two months, presented a reform plan for 2013-2014 that is intended to help lift Slovenia out of the banking and economic crisis.
Fitch Ratings downgrades Slovenia as Ljubljana considers suing Moody's
Slovenia suffered another blow in its attempts to avoid becoming the next Eurozone country to require a bailout when Fitch Ratings on May 17 cut the Balkan country's long-term foreign currency rating one notch to 'BBB+' from 'A-' and warned more cuts could be on... The first thing you need to do is choose a news reader, if you already don't have ... (more)
Mon May 20, 2013
Eurozone crisis live: German DAX hits record high despite industrial gloom in Italy and Greece
Back in the eurozone, the Slovenian government has announced that it will begin its much-anticipated privatisation programme in September, in a bid to avoid seeking a bailout.
Slovenia to start privatisations in September-finmin
Sat May 18, 2013
Artificial heart ready for human trial
France's medical device maker Carmat SAS said it has obtained the approval to proceed with the first human implantations of its artificial heart.
Fri May 17, 2013
Slovenia struggles to avoid EU bailout
Slovenia's government has put forward a set of economic reforms to quell fears it could become the next EU member to apply for a financial bailout.
Wed May 15, 2013
University of Evansville's Robert Morse Awarded Prestigious Fulbright Scholarship
The University of Evansville is proud to announce that Robert Morse, professor of computer science, has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to spend the Spring 2014 semester in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Tue May 14, 2013
EU countries raise dairy production to meet China demand
CHINA is growing as a prime market and importer of dairy and other food and agriculture from the European Union, especially since the 2008 tainted milk powder scandal still impacts Chinese consumers.
EK reveals its first LN2 evaporation cooler for memory modules
EK Waterblocks reveals the EK-SD3D Triple Point EVO, the company's first LN2 evaporation cooler.
Mon May 13, 2013
Red flags remain over Slovenia's financial malaise (Business) (7 mins ...
The European Union's top economic official warned that Slovenia may not have done enough to escape becoming the euro zone's sixth bailout case.
Euro zone to push Slovenia for more to avoid bailout -sources
Euro zone policymakers will press Slovenia on Monday to toughen measures presented last week to tackle its banking and fiscal problems and so avoid becoming the sixth member of the currency bloc to require a bailout.
Spreading diplomacy, one meal at a time
Lenny Russo, chef/owner of Heartland Restaurant & Farm Direct Market in St. Paul, Minn., has been named to the elite American Chef Corps, a culinary partnership with the U.S. State Department and the James Beard Foundation.
Sun May 12, 2013
Emirates News Agency
Abu Dhabi hosts Statistics Conference
WAM Abu Dhabi, 12th May 2013 -- Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor and Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, the first edition of the Abu Dhabi Statistics Conference 2013 opens today bringing together 550 participants and 18 speakers.
Fri May 10, 2013
Slovenia Retail Report Q2 2013: New research report available at Fast Market Research
We examine how best to maximise returns in the Slovenian retail market while minimising investment risk, and also explore the impact of decreased demand for imported goods on the part of Slovenia's major eurozone trading partners on the Slovenian consumer and on the ability of producers and exporters to realise returns in the short term.
No easy way out for Slovenia
Last stop, bailout? Slovenia's government has shown great reluctance to accept Troika help.