STA, 15 June 2018 - Cherry picking seems to be a popular activity for Slovenians these days and the number of people falling off cherry trees is already twice as high as in the whole of last year. The number of cherry trees in intensive orchards has almost tripled in the last fifteen years.
STA, 14 June 2018 - The at-risk-of-poverty rate in Slovenia decreased by 0.6 percentage points to 13.3% in 2017, show data released by the Statistics Office on Thursday. The average annual net disposable household income increased by EUR 701 over the previous year to EUR 22,256 and the Gini coefficient decreased by 0.7 points to 23.7.
STA, 13 June 2018 - Half of adult Slovenians do not eat healthy and more than half are overweight, according to the fifth national study on health-related habits, which was carried out by the National Institute of Public Health in 2016.
STA, 13 June 2018 - The OECD has proposed that Slovenia undertake a comprehensive tax reform in order to strengthen its resilience in the face of mounting demographic challenges. The centrepiece of the proposal is a reduction of the tax wedge offset with higher income tax and an expansion of the tax base.
STA, 13 June 2018 - Imago Sloveniae - The Image of Slovenia is opening tonight with a concert of Cossack music and dance. The festival has brought to Ljubljana more than 2,500 concerts and more than 10,000 top musicians, and has attracted more than 1,5 million visitors since it was launched 30 years ago.
STA, 11 June 2018 - This year's Pride Parade Festival in Slovenia will take place between 15 and 23 June, concluding with a procession in Ljubljana. According to the organisers, the common thread of the numerous events of the festival, which is expected to be one of the richest so far, is intersectionality.