STA, 19 June 2018 - The head of the National Party (SNS), Zmago Jelinčič, met on Tuesday the election runner-up Marjan Šarec, saying after the meeting that he and the party of Kamnik Mayor Marjan Šarec had much in common, while adding that a centre-left coalition that could potentially be built around Šarec was a coalition of personal interest.
STA, 19 June 2018 - The Strmol Mansion, a castle dating back to the 13th century which was completely renovated in 2012 to become a luxury hotel, has received the prestigious award for Unique Castle of the Year 2018, conferred by the London tourism magazine Travel and Hospitality.
STA, 19 June 2018 - Petrol has adopted a strategy for 2018-2022 that envisages sales revenue for the energy group to rise to EUR 5.3bn and net profit to EUR 116m by 2022. This compares to EUR 4.5bn and EUR 81.1m in 2017. Investments in fixed assets are expected to total EUR 521m in the 2018-2022 period.
STA, 18 June 2018 - A total of 1,450 people requested asylum in Slovenia last year, including 388 unaccompanied minors. The number of requests for asylum rose significantly in the spring only to plunge in June, Katarina Bervar Sternad of the Legal Information Centre of NGOs said at a book presentation on Monday.
STA, 18 June 2018 - Slovenian police have identified 23 suspects of a criminal ring involved in international arms smuggling and trafficking, arresting 15 of them, in cooperation with law enforcement from several other countries.
STA, 18 June 2018 - Prime Minister Miro Cerar announced on Monday that the government would adopt on Thursday the decision on taking Croatia to the EU Court of Justice over its non-implementation of the border arbitration award. He said the coalition was united that the lawsuit must be filed.
STA, 18 June 2018 - The Ljubljana District Court has convicted a fourth member of the gang that abducted and brutally tortured Zorica Škrbič, a 32-year-old woman whose abduction and death in June 2014 shocked Slovenia.
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