Slovenia Times Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:47:28 +0000Socerb hill fire brought under control, not yet put out
Koper – A fire that broke out during Monday night under Socerb hill in the Koper municipality near the border with Italy has been brought under control, but has not yet been put out, authorities said on Wednesday morning. Given how bad it looke...Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:46:46 +0000Industrial output drops slightly in June
Ljubljana – The value of industrial production was down 0.2% in June compared to May, driven by declines in all relevant fields. It continued to increase year-on-year though, as it was 0.8% higher than in June 2021. The value in the first half ...Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:46:25 +0000Covid cases remain on downward trajectory
Ljubljana – A total of 1,714 people tested positive for coronavirus in Slovenia on Tuesday, down 3% week-on-week, as the epidemic curve continued to decline in weekly comparison for 13 days in a row. Six Covid patients died, the Health Ministry...Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:44:58 +0000Gynaecologist Senčar 11th to announce presidential bid
Ljubljana – Gynaecologist Sabina Senčar has joined ten hopefuls who have so far announced their presidential bids as the country will be electing a new president on 23 October. She intends to run with the support of Resni.ca, a non-parliamenta...Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:44:19 +0000Court of Audit finds several flaws at SAZU
Ljubljana – The Court of Audit has issued the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts (SAZU) an adverse opinion for its 2020 operations, establishing a number of shortcomings and irregularities regarding jobs, pay, allowances, purchase of servic...