Austria and Slovenia launched a year of dialogue between neighbours, as part of which some 120 cultural, scientific, educational and other events are planned in the two countries until the autumn of 2020. The year of neighbourly dialogue opened simultaneously … Continue reading
Modern Centre Party (SMC) members elected unanimously Zdravko Počivalšek new leader at a congress in Ljubljana on Saturday. Počivalšek, the economy minister, is taking over from Miro Cerar, the SMC founder who currently serves as foreign minister.
Janez Lenarčič, the Slovenian EU commissioner-designate, has been assigned the portfolio of crisis management in the next European Commission, as President-elect Ursula von der Leyen announced the distribution of posts.
The European Commission’s office for enlargement was one of the departments Slovenia was interested in. Therefore we have started our interview with Miro Cerar, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia asking him how he sees the role of Slovenia in … Continue reading
In the world which is increasingly interconnected, and implies complex relations in terms of politics, economics and security, Slovenia is thoroughly contemplating on its role as a member of the European Union, important regional player in the Western Balkan, an … Continue reading
The traditional high-profile panel on the Western Balkans at the Bled Strategic Forum (BSF) on Tuesday heard the participants note that it was high time for the countries of the region to join the EU as they were making serious … Continue reading
Slovenia’s President Borut Pahor on Wednesday confirmed that he would attend the 6th edition of regular Trilateral Meetings of the presidents of Croatia, Slovenia and Austria that will be held in Šibenik next Wednesday, Slovenia’s media have reported.
Nearly two thirds of Slovenians believe that the government is doing a good job, suggests the August Vox Populi, while the senior coalition Marjan Šarec List (LMŠ) remains at the top of party rankings.
Prime Minister Marjan Šarec will pay his first official visit to Serbia on 27 August, when he is scheduled to meet his Serbian counterpart Ana Brnabić, as well as President Aleksandar Vučić and Speaker Maja Gojković. The two countries have … Continue reading
Commenting on the election of Ursula von der Leyen as president of the European Commission, Prime Minister Marjan Šarec said he expected she would behave differently than her predecessor. “I expect her to respect the rule of law and not … Continue reading