Schedule of Events for Tuesday, 23 August

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

CRNOMELJ - Economics Minister Andrej Vizjak is set to visit the town of Crnomelj in SE part of the country to discuss the acute problem of unemployment in the region with Mayor Andrej Fabjan; at 3 PM.

SKOFJA LOKA/KRANJ - Justice Minister Lovro Sturm and State Secretary Robert Marolt will continue their visit to the NW region of Gorenjsko.

MARIBOR - The operator of the Europark shopping mall is hosting a working breakfast for the press at 10 AM to speak about its business results and expansion plans.

MEDANA - The annual Festival of Poetry and Wine begins with poetry readings in old town centres of Ljubljana, Novo mesto, Maribor, Ptuj, Izola and Velika Polana. Held in Medana, a small village in the hilly wine-growing region of Goriska Brda, the festival will bring together 26 young poets from 19 countries for five days of poetry readings and presentations of this art form in other media.

LJUBLJANA - A concert by organist Boris Doliner is to lift the curtain on the "Night in Old Ljubljana", an annual event that will feature more than a hundred various artists, musicians and groups performing or displaying their work in Ljubljana's historic centre until 27 August.

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