Slovenia Times Tue, 06 Jun 2023 16:46:16 +0000Slovenia elected member of UN Security Council
Slovenia has been elected a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for 2024-2025, securing the requisite two-thirds majority among UN member states in the first round of voting on 6 June to beat Belarus in the Eastern European gr...Tue, 06 Jun 2023 16:32:21 +0000Kids’ fitness remains below pre-pandemic levels
Slovenian children have become slightly fitter this year but the latest nation-wide fitness test in schools has shown that girls are still scoring 8% lower and boys 4% lower in their overall physical fitness than before the Covid pandemic. Preliminar...Tue, 06 Jun 2023 14:19:23 +0000German companies cool on Slovenia
The interest of German companies in Slovenia as an investment destination is still high, but there is a downward trend, shows a survey conducted by the Slovenian-German Chamber of Commerce which identified the tax wedge and shortage of workers as the...Tue, 06 Jun 2023 12:38:40 +0000Slim cigarettes go up in smoke
Slim cigarettes are no longer available in Slovenian stores after health inspectors found the packaging was not in line with the relevant EU directive. Smokers are upset and confused, writes the newspaper Delo. The directive states that the health wa...Mon, 05 Jun 2023 14:13:30 +0000Enough signatures collected to table assisted dying bill
Silver Thread, an association campaigning for dignified old age, has collected the required 5,000 signatures to submit a bill on assisted suicide to the National Assembly well before the deadline. In its announcement on 5 June, the association said i...