Weekly Review of Slovenia's Economy from 17 to 23 February
Ljubljana, 25 February - Minister of Transport Jakob Presecnik and his Italian counterpart Pier Luigi Bersani on 23 February signed an agreement which sets down the approximate course of the proposed high-capacity and high-speed railway line Venice-Trieste-Ljubljana and its construction by the year 2015. The competent sectors at the two ministries of transport managed to prepare a compromise proposal in one month which sets down the connection of the Ljubljana and Trieste line to the middle of the second line between Koper and Divaca. The breakthrough came following six years of differing views on the course of the rail-link between Slovenia and Italy which is part of the pan-European transport corridor linking Barcelona and Kiev.
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