Slovenia Times Sat, 03 Dec 2022 08:30:48 +0000Slovenia supports Schengen area expansion to Croatia, Bulgaria, Romania
Slovenia will back the expansion of the Scengen area to Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania as the EU Justice and Home Affairs Council takes a final decision on the matter on 8 December. The government’s intention to do so was given the green light i...Fri, 02 Dec 2022 17:08:21 +0000Slovenian and Hungarian power grids connected
The national power grids of Slovenia and Croatia are now connected after a 2×400 kilovolt power line, whose construction was completed in June after two years of works, was officially launched on 2 December. The new overhead power line stretches...Fri, 02 Dec 2022 15:38:17 +0000Winners of Slovenia’s top prizes in the arts announced
Multidisciplinary artist Ema Kugler and painter Herman Gvardjančič are the winners of 2023 Prešeren Prizes, the highest national accolade for lifetime achievement in culture and arts, which will be handed out on 7 February, the eve of Culture Day....Fri, 02 Dec 2022 14:14:00 +0000Progress but also challenges in digital transformation
Slovenia has still got quite a lot of work to do when it comes to digital transformation, including improving on the digital skills of the population, connectivity of the systems and digitalisation of healthcare. However, Emilija Stojmenova Duh, the ...Fri, 02 Dec 2022 10:04:24 +0000Slovenia to receive 50 Syrian, Afghan refugees from Turkey
Fifty refugees from Afghanistan and Syria will be moving from Turkey to Slovenia as part of a resettlement plan that will be finalised at the end of January, the government announced on 1 December. The 50 individuals are registered as refugees in Tur...