STA, 21 June 2018 - Elan, a famed Slovenian ski producer, has inaugurated an alpine skiing museum to showcase its 70-year history. The museum was opened by Swede Ingemar Stenmark, the best skier of all time, who competed on Elan skies his entire career.
STA, 20 June 2018 - Slovenian restaurant Hiša Franko from Kobarid (NW) has made it among the world's top 50 restaurants on a list compiled by British trade magazine Restaurant, taking the 48th place.
STA, 14 June 2018 - Moderna Galerija, the national museum of modern art, will launch a retrospective of sculptor Drago Tršar's monumental works on Thursday. Monument - Drago Tršar, which was incepted in cooperation with several museums and galleries, features more than 50 works the artist has created since the 1950s.
STA, 8 June 2018 - President Borut Pahor decorated on Friday the SILA International Women's Club Ljubljana for 25 years of exceptional humanitarian work. According to the president, the association had grown into a veritable superpower "as a symbol of commitment with which its members weave the bonds of friendship and connection between people and countries".
STA, 4 June 2018 - Uroš Rojko, a composer drawing on the tradition of the German and European avant-garde, is the winner of the Kozina Award for 2018, given out by the Slovenian Composers' Association.
STA, 28 May 2018 - A Slovenian-Chinese virtual laboratory for high-performance computing was launched on Monday at the Ljubljana Faculty of Computer and Information Science (Fakulteta za računalništvo in informatiko) in what is the first product of last year's memorandum on multi-year cooperation between the countries' scientists.
With an impressive track record and ongoing growth of successful crypto companies, Slovenia could well be the Silicon ‘Dolina’ (valley) of the blockchain world.
STA, 14 May 2018 - The European Space Agency (ESA) has picked three candidates for its next middle class space mission, including Theseus, an early universe surveyor mission that includes Slovenian scientists from the Nova Gorica University and the Vesolje-SI centre of excellence. If picked, the mission is scheduled for launch in 2032.
Four students from St. Stanislav’s Institution: Diocesan Classical Gymnasium, Ljubljana, have won Honourable Mention for their entry in an international student video contest that aims to highlight various issues associated with the world’s growing population.
STA, 9 May 2018 - Researchers of the Jožef Stefan Institute (IJS) have confirmed four-decade old presumptions of Nobel Prize laureate Frank Wilczek of the existence of particles other than fermions and bosons. Their achievement is seen as an important step towards the creation of a topological quantum computer.