Slovenia Times Tue, 31 Mar 2020 18:16:19 +0200Slovenian poem Zdravljica receives European Heritage Label
Zdravljica, a poem written in the 1840s by Slovenia's France Prešeren to celebrate peace, freedom and fraternity, has been awarded the European Heritage Label. The European Commission conferred the honour on Tuesday on ten pieces of heritage which t...Wed, 25 Mar 2020 09:36:14 +0100NBA star Dončić makes it into EuroLeague all-decade team
Ljubljana - Slovenian basketball player Luka Dončić, one of the key players of the Dallas Mavericks and former member of Real Madrid, has been named to the EuroLeague's 2010-2020 All-Decade Team, being a third pick after Spanish Juan Carlos Navarro...Wed, 18 Mar 2020 18:18:53 +0100Art galleries moving online due to coronavirus
Ljubljana - Several Slovenian galleries and museums have closed their doors to visitors during the coronavirus epidemic but that does not mean art lovers will be left in the lurch. Art events, including museum tours, are simply moving online.Wed, 18 Mar 2020 18:16:19 +0100Govt adopts bill to defer businesses' debt
Ljubljana - The government has adopted an emergency bill to allow banks to defer liabilities of companies, co-operatives, self-employed and farmers by 12 months. Banks will be compelled to do so for those whose operation has been thwarted under gover...Wed, 18 Mar 2020 07:29:47 +0100Division I ice hockey worlds in Slovenia cancelled
Ljubljana - This year's Ice Hockey World Championship Division I, whose Group A tournament was scheduled to take place in the Slovenian capital between 27 April and 3 May, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak, the International Ice Hock...