STA, 6 June 2018 - Despite the favourable general economic situation, upbeat forecasts and a revival in lending, the Slovenian banking regulator advised banks on Wednesday to start preparing for a potential new crisis.
STA, 4 June 2018 - TAB, the Mežica-based maker of vehicle and stationary batteries, has confirmed the reports that it is in talks with the South African batteries maker Metair Investments about potential strategic tie-up, which will "most probably be executed with the sale of a majority of [TAB's] shares".
STA, 1 June 2018 - Slovenia would get EUR 1.47bn in funds for the common agricultural policy (CAP) in the next multi-year EU budget from 2021 to 2027, which is 13.5% less than in the current financing period, according to the detailed plans for the CAP unveiled by the European Commission on Friday.
STA, 31 May 2018 - Inflation in Slovenia rose by 0.5 points to 2% at the annual level in May, mainly due to higher prices of food, and fuels and energy, the Statistics Office reported on Thursday. This is the first time since February last year that prices rose more than 2% at the yearly level.
STA, 31 May 2018 - Revoz, the Slovenian assembly plant of France's car producer Renault, celebrated on Wednesday the production of the four millionth Renault car it has assembled since Renault first started working with the Slovenian car factory in 1972.
STA, 30 May 2018 - The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has upgraded its GDP growth forecast for Slovenia for this year to 5% from 4.3% in last November, while urging Slovenia to make progress in securing fiscal sustainability and implement structural reforms.
STA, 29 May 2018 - The company Hisense Luxembourg Home Appliance of the Chinese group Hisense published a takeover bid on Tuesday for the household appliances maker Gorenje. It is offering 12 euro per share for the 67% of the company it does not already own.
STA, 28 May 2018 - The 300 largest Slovenian companies generated a combined EUR 41.7bn in revenue and EUR 1.7bn in profit last year, an increase of 13.5% and 21.4%, respectively, from the year before, shows a survey published by the newspaper Delo on Monday. The list is topped by energy company Petrol.
STA, 25 May 2018 - The Slovenian representative at the forum of the EU Strategy for the Adriatic-Ionian Region (EUSAIR) in Italy's Catania on Friday noted that the transport network in the countries along the Adriatic and Ionian seas were in dire need for major investments.