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, 29 May 2018 - Slovenia would get EUR 3.07bn in cohesion funds in the next multi-year EU budget, from 2012 to 2027, according to blueprints presented by the European Commission on Tuesday.
STA, 15 May 2018 - Brexit could become an opportunity for Slovenia, a debate discussing the UK's exit from the EU heard in Ljubljana on Tuesday. Some businesses are relocating not only to western but also to central and eastern Europe, where Slovenia has a competitive advantage, according to acclaimed economist Mojmir Mrak.
STA, 4 May 2018 - The Slovenian government has assessed the EU Commission's proposal for the 2021-2027 EU budget framework as ambitious, noting that the overall amount is comparable to the current multi-year budget despite Brexit. It has, however, warned about what it believes are excessive cuts of rural development funds.
STA, 2 May 2018 - European Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc, the Slovenian member of the European Commission, does not expect any major change for Slovenia as the Commission unveiled its proposal for a multi-year budget in Brussels on Wednesday.
STA, 27 April 2018 - A government delegation led by Finance Minister Mateja Vraničar Erman met European Budget Commissioner Günther Oettinger today to argue for a cautious, gradual approach in a potential reduction of cohesion funds in the EU and for the preservation of a strong policy of rural development.