Slovenia Times

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 21:46:44 +0000
Cigarette sales in Slovenia decline, as excise duties increase
Ljubljana – Cigarette sales in Slovenia have been on a decline in recent years, dropping by more than a third from 2011 to 2020. This trend has been followed, although at a slower pace, by declining income from related excise duties in the nati...

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 21:44:32 +0000
Absolute daily record of 8,681 coronavirus cases on Monday
Ljubljana – An absolute daily record of 8,681 new coronavirus cases was confirmed in Slovenia on Monday as the positivity rate reached almost 63%, fresh official statistics show. The weekly increase in new cases was nearly 17%. According to gov...

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 21:43:27 +0000
Treasury official nominated for central bank vice-governor
Ljubljana – Marjan Divjak, who has served as director general of the Finance Ministry’s treasury directorate since 2013, has been put forward by President Borut Pahor to succeed Primož Dolenc as one of four vice-governors of the Slovenia...

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 21:41:44 +0000
Agriculture Minister Podgoršek to run on NSi slate in election
Ljubljana – Agriculture Minister Jože Podgoršek announced on Tuesday that he would run in the general election in the spring on the slate of the coalition New Slovenia (NSi), saying that the party provided political stability. NSi president M...

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 21:41:10 +0000
Left against holding tax referendum along with election
Ljubljana – The opposition Left opposes the idea floated by PM Janez Janša to hold a referendum on amendments to the income tax act along with the general election in April and is considering withdrawing its petition for such a referendum. ...