Schedule of Events for Tuesday, 23 December

Ljubljana, 22 December - Below is a schedule of events for Tuesday, 23 December:

LJUBLJANA - The parliament is to hold a ceremonial session at 7 PM to mark Independence Day, 26 December. The main ceremony on the occasion is to be held at the Cankarjev dom arts centre at 8 PM with Prime Minister Anton Rop as the keynote speaker. (STA)

LJUBLJANA - Constitution Day will mark 12 years since the Slovenian assembly adopted the first Constitution of the independent Slovenia.

LJUBLJANA - The National Council is to hold a session at 2.30 PM to discuss a veto on the game and hunting administration act, passed by parliament on Friday. (STA)

LJUBLJANA - Shareholders of the Pivovarna Union brewer are to meet to appoint new members of the supervisory board after three of its members resigned in November. (STA)

LJUBLJANA - The Ministry of the Environment, Spatial Planning and Energy is to hold a working meeting with environmental NGOs about the draft national environment protection programme, at 1 PM.

LJUBLJANA - Foreign Minister Dimitrij Rupel is to receive Chinese Ambassador to Slovenia Xu Jian for a farewell visit.

LJUBLJANA - A group of voters who signed the initiative to call a city referendum on the construction of an Islamic cultural centre in Ljubljana are to hold a press conference at 10.45 AM.

CELJE - The 2004 Days of Comedy are to be presented to the press.

LJUBLJANA - Press review. (STA)

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