STA, 6 July 2018 - After three years of unsuccessful attempts to sell Tobačna City, a former cigarette plant in Ljubljana slated to be transformed into a housing and commercial development, the receiver of Imos-G has managed to find a buyer for the site. Austrian company RM Bauträger is to pay EUR 25m and has already deposited an advance.
STA, 5 July 2018 - Drug maker Krka posted a net profit of EUR 101.4m for the first half of the year, up 11%, on the back of sales that reached an all-time high of EUR 680.5m, an increase of 4% on the year before, the company revealed at Thursday's annual general meeting.
STA, 5 July 2018 - The Slovenian central bank has upgraded the outlook for the Slovenian economy for 2019. It predicts that GDP will expand by 4.6% this year, up from its winter forecast of 4.2%, with growth slowing to 3.9% next year and 3.4% in 2020.
STA, 5 July 2018 - Uroš Rotnik, the former boss of the Šoštanj coal-fired power station (TEŠ), will take a pre-trial hearing at the Celje District Court on Friday, with the indictment charging him with tampering with evidence and stealing the documents in which he had reported his assets from the Financial Administration (FURS).
STA, 4 July 2018 - Outgoing Economy Minister Zdravko Počivalšek said as he commented on today's vote on a settlement between the Croatian conglomerate Agrokor and its creditors that Mercator, as a part of the group, needed a stable and strong owner which would be able to support the needed development measures at the largest Slovenian retailer.
STA, 4 July 2018 - The north-eastern Pomurje region will get EUR 41.2m in development funds for 19 projects worth a total of EUR 53.5m under an agreement signed by the Pomurje Development Council and the Ministry of Economic Development and Technology on Wednesday.
STA, 4 July 2018 - A contract was signed on Wednesday for EUR 2m in state subsidies for a EUR 9.3m logistics centre the orchid grower Ocean Orchids plans to build in Dobrovnik (NE). Medicop, the Murska Sobota manufacturer of medical equipment and ambulances, will meanwhile get EUR 900,000 for a EUR 6.6m new warehouse and development hub.
STA, 29 June 2018 - Slovenia recorded EUR 60m or 0.6% of GDP in general government surplus in the first three months of the year, the Statistics Office reported on Friday. Consolidated general government gross debt meanwhile increased by 1.5 points to 75.1% of GDP.