Slovenia Times

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:38:22 +0000
Kek remains at helm of national football team
Ljubljana – The Slovenian Football Association (NZS) has extended the contract with its current head coach, Matjaž Kek. He will lead the Slovenian national men’s football team in the next UEFA Nations League cycle and in the qualifiers f...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:37:54 +0000
Slovenia’s coronavirus curve keeps flattening
Ljubljana – Slovenia’s coronavirus curve keeps flattening out with 1,737 cases confirmed on Thursday, more than a quarter fewer than the week ago and 18% down on the day before. Covid-19 hospitalisations remain high despite a drop and 17 ...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:37:20 +0000
Slovenia’s joblessness declines in November
Ljubljana – Slovenia’s jobless total fell in November, with 65,379 people registered with the Employment Service, 1.9% fewer on a monthly level and 22.3% fewer annually. A total of 4,996 newly unemployed were registered in November, which...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:36:46 +0000
Slovenia presents collection on Google Arts & Culture portal
Ljubljana – A collection of Slovenian cultural and natural heritage, folk tales, stories and traditions was presented on Friday as part of the Google Arts & Culture portal. “This project will give many people around the world the oppo...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:35:52 +0000
Janša emphasizes connective role of CEI in address to summit
Budva – Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Janša discussed the need to bring the Western Balkans into the EU as he addressed by video link the summit of the Central European Initiative (CEI) in Budva on Friday. He also emphasised the initiative...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:35:23 +0000
Slovenia’s highest ski resort offering off-trail, heli-skiing
Bovec – Kanin, Slovenia’s highest-altitude ski resort, will this year expand its services by offering off-trail skiing with a mountain guide and heli-skiing. Next year, the ski resort is to see a EUR 50 million renovation, which will incl...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:34:43 +0000
Boštjan Napast appointed new CEO of Luka Koper
Koper – The supervisory board of Luka Koper appointed on Friday Boštjan Napast the president of the management board of the state-owned port operator for a five-year term. Napast was until recently the head of the board of the gas distributor ...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:33:57 +0000
Government bans serving of food and drink at outdoor stalls
Ljubljana – The government decided on Friday to ban the serving of food and drinks at outdoor stalls, with the exception of roasted chestnut. As for outdoor fairs, organisers will have to make sure that visitors move in a one-way direction, and...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:33:05 +0000
Rules for safe operation of ski lifts adopted
Ljubljana – As the skiing season in Slovenia is starting, the government has set the conditions for the operation of ski lifts, whose use is permitted to skiers who meet the recovered-vaccinated-tested (PCT) condition. Wearing surgical or FFP2 ...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:32:33 +0000
Quarantine mandatory for all in close contact with Omicron
Ljubljana – All those who have had a high-risk contact with a person highly suspected to be infected with the Omicron variant of coronavirus will have to quarantine at home. The rule, adopted by the government on Friday, also applies to those w...

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