Slovenia Times Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:15:10 +0000Parliament endorses amended association agreement with ESA
Ljubljana – The National Assembly has passed a bill ratifying an amended association agreement between Slovenia and the European Space Agency (ESA), another step towards Slovenia becoming a full member of ESA. The agreement will result in fresh...Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:14:01 +0000National Assembly confirms latest stimulus package
Parliament adopted in a 51:11 vote on Wednesday the sixth stimulus package designed to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus on the economy. The legislation extends several existing measures, while a major novelty is help with fixed expenses. The op...Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:10:37 +0000Eight carriers get subsidies to fly to Slovenia
Ljubljana – Eight airlines – Turkish Airlines, Swiss Air, Air Serbia, Montenegro Airlines, Lufthansa, Air France, Wizzair and LOT – will receive state subsidies to operate flights to Slovenia. The first instalment of the incentive i...Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:07:49 +0000Employment Service to pay out EUR 323.2m in coronacrisis aid by December
Ljubljana – The Employment Service, a key institution in the execution of the coronacrisis stimulus measures, will have paid out a total of EUR 323.2 million in support by the end of November. The bulk of the payments, accounting EUR 303.5 mill...Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:06:58 +0000Slovenia highlights role of efforts to end violence against women
Ljubljana/Velenje – Ahead of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, observed on Wednesday, Slovenia called for ending violence against women. Human Rights Ombudsman Peter Svetina said that raising awareness about s...