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Inflation stood at 0.3% in July

Annual inflation in Slovenia was 0.3% in July 2020, according to the Statistical Office of Slovenia. Prices of services increased by 2.1% on average. Commodity prices fell by 0.8% on average. Monthly deflation amounted to -0.1%, which is mainly due to a 10.3% drop in clothing and footwear prices. Consumer prices rose by an average…

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The Telekom Slovenije Group generated EUR 325.4 million in net sales in the first half of the year

At its third regular session on Wednesday, the Supervisory Board of Telekom Slovenije, dd discussed the unaudited report on the results of the Telekom Slovenije Group and Telekom Slovenije, dd in January and June 2020. “In the first six months of this year, the Telekom Slovenije Group generated EUR 325.4 million in net sales and…

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Alfi Fund acquires most of Tuš’s debt

Slovenian equity fund Alfi has acquired more than 80% of the debt of Tuša, one of the largest food retailers in Slovenia, which will convert it into equity, reports the Delo newspaper. The document, which contains confirmed data on the acquisition of the last block of claims against Tuš from Alfi, reports that a framework…

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Lithuanian citizen detained in Slovenia

According to Lithuanian news agencies, a Lithuanian citizen was arrested in Slovenia at the request of Russia. According to reports, Lithuanian businessman Vidmantas Kučinskas, founder of the Arvi business group, was detained in Slovenia on suspicion of fraud in Russia. The Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs told BNS that it was detaining a Lithuanian citizen…

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Drones to see the border with Austria

After Interior Minister Aleš Hojs spoke with his Austrian counterpart Karl Nehammer at a conference on migration, Slovenia and Austria agreed to try to jointly control the common border using new technologies such as cameras and drones. The trial will “examine the possibility of effective co-operation in joint border control and the transfer of these…

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Slovenia will upgrade its national network to 5G

Telekom Slovenije will establish a national fifth generation (5G) network at existing base stations and in the existing 2600 MHz frequency spectrum, which is also used for the fourth mobile generation network. In the upgraded 4G / 5G network, users will be able to achieve higher data transfer speeds already in this development step than…

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Analysts satisfied with Brussels agreement

Slovenian economist Mojmir Mrak told STA that the agreement on the recovery pandemic package at the EU summit was good for Slovenia from both a financial and strategic point of view, while the expert on international relations concluded that the outcome was not bad for Slovenia. due to average tendencies. Mojmir Mrak, a professor at…

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Janša was satisfied with the outcome of negotiations with the EU

Today, after several days of negotiations, the European Council reached an agreement on a multiannual financial framework and a recovery instrument worth a total of € 1.824 billion. The agreement brings large additional funds for Slovenia, which will facilitate the recovery after the COVID-19 crisis and encourage investment in the green and digital transition, Slovenian…

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Slovenia intends to build a new windmill

The Slovenian government recently supported the construction of a wind farm with a nominal capacity of 21.6 megawatts on a mountain ridge near the border with Croatia. As evwind.es recently reported, the Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning announced in October 2019 that it was working on national zoning plans for eight wind farms,…

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According to Prime Minister Janša, Slovenia is ready for serious and probably lengthy negotiations

Today and tomorrow, Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Janša is attending an extraordinary session of the European Council in Brussels, which will be entirely dedicated to negotiations on the EU’s multiannual financial framework 2021-2027, including negotiations on the recently proposed recovery instrument, the Slovenian government announced. On 10 July 2020, the President of the European Council,…

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The incident on the Slovenian border with Italy was real

The parliamentary commission for the control of intelligence services discussed a report on Wednesday, which shows that an incident took place on May 7, in which two Slovenian soldiers stopped civilians in a forest near the border with Italy and were not orchestrated. The incident was not orchestrated and both hikers were not members of…

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Charles Michel: “An agreement is necessary. Now is the time

Letter of invitation from President Charles Michel to the members of the European Council before its meeting on 17 and 18 July 2020 “On Friday, for the first time since the start of the COVID-19 crisis, we will be able to meet again here in Brussels. The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed many lives across Europe…

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In May, the average gross salary amounted to EUR 1,882

The average gross salary in May in Slovenia amounted to EUR 1,892.31, which is 2.3% lower than in April and 3.2% in real terms. The average net salary amounted to EUR 1,244.44, in April by 1.7% and 2.6%, respectively, according to data published by the Slovenian Statistical Office on Wednesday. Compared to the same period…

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Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia are discussing the opening of borders

The Foreign Ministers of Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia met in Budapest on Tuesday, 14 July 2020 for a second meeting in the format of the five Central European countries, but the meeting was informal. The first meeting in this form was held on 16 June 2020 in Vienna. The meeting was…

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EU: FAC meeting Monday to focus on reducing tensions with Turkey in eastern Mediterranean

The EU Foreign Affairs Council meets for the first time in Brussels on Monday, 13 July, in the presence of EU foreign ministers, and one of the main issues is Turkey and the beginning of the de-escalation of tensions in the eastern Mediterranean, according to EU sources. The meeting will be attended by Romanian Foreign…

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Croatia: President Milanovic is taking part in a tripartite meeting in Vienna

During his working visit to the Republic of Austria, the President of the Republic of Croatia, Zoran Milanović, traveled to Vienna, where he attended a trilateral meeting of the Heads of State of the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Slovenia and the Republic of Croatia. Discussions between Austrian President Aleksandar Van der Bellen, Slovenian…