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Schedule of Events for Thursday, 22 July

Ljubljana, 21 July - Below is a schedule of events for Thursday, 22 July:

LJUBLJANA - Parliament will convene for an extraordinary session at 10 AM to confirm four new MPs, who are to replace the four MPs that were elected to the European Parliament.

STRASBOURG, France - The newly-elected European Parliament will wrap up its maiden session by taking a vote on the appointment of former Portuguese PM Jose Manuel Barroso as the new president of the European Commission. Seven Slovenian MEPs are also attending the session.

LJUBLJANA - The government is to convene for a regular weekly session at 10 AM to discuss a bill on institutions and a report on state subsidies, among other topics. A press conference is scheduled for 1 PM. (STA)

MARIBOR/LENDAVA - Hungary's Chief of Staff, Lt. Gen. Zoltan Szenes is due arrive for a two-day official visit at the invitation of his Slovenian counterpart, Major General Ladislav Lipic.

LJUBLJANA - State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Andrej Logar is scheduled to meet Mexico's Deputy Foreign Minister Lourdes Arando Bezaury at 11 AM.

LJUBLJANA - The national telco, Telekom Slovenije, is to talk to the press about its new services at 11 AM.

LJUBLJANA - Oil trader Petrol is scheduled to hold a press conference at 1 PM to outline a project of introducing motor fuels containing bio fuel.

LJUBLJANA - The Council of RTV Slovenija, the body supervising the public broadcaster, is to meet at 10 AM to debate rules for the campaign ahead of the 3 October general election.

MARIBOR - Maribor Pivovarna Lasko is to take on Arsenal for a friendly at 7:30 PM.

LJUBLJANA - Press review. (STA)

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