What will start off as a fairly sunny morning in Slovenia on Tuesday will quickly turn to a mostly cloudy and gloomy day. A north-westerly wind will continue to blow in the Primorska region. Morning lows will range from -7 to -1 degrees Celsius, up to 2 on the coast, and daytime highs will stand between 2 and 7 degrees, up to 10 on the coast.
The business newspaper Finance comments on the Karavanke tunnel tender, from which the national auditing commission excluded the winner, Turkish builder Cengiz Insaat. The paper says that much has changed in the construction sector over the past decade, but the tricks of construction companies have remained the same.
Primorske Novice says Tuesday that many citizens are not aware that as a developed country, Slovenia is obliged to provide development aid to developing countries.
Dec 10, 2018, 20:27
Panellists invited by the coalition Social Democrats (SD) to discuss on Monday ways of raising the level of dialogue agreed that society should react decisively to hate speech, but were not unanimous on whether legislation should be changed to better address the issue.
Dec 10, 2018, 20:12
Telecoms operator Telekom Slovenije expects to post EUR 40.9m in net profit this year and EUR 755.3m in operating revenue, the company said in a press release following a supervisory board meeting on Monday. The supervisors also approved a 2019-2023 strategic business plan, entailing EUR 30.3m in net profit for next year.
Dec 10, 2018, 18:35
The parliamentary Labour Committee adopted on Monday amendments to a bill that raises the minimum wage, stipulating a slower rise than envisaged in the original proposal. Third reading of the bill is scheduled for Thursday.
Dec 10, 2018, 17:37
Slovenia was among more than 150 UN member countries that endorsed the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration at an inter-governmental conference in Marrakesh on Monday.