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    For a world without plastic

    20.04.2018 -

    Earth Day, 22 April, has been marked since 1970. The purpose of this day is to bring to mind the vulnerability and unique nature of our planet and to appeal for the conservation and respect of the natural environment, for responsible and prudent environmental activity and for an orientation towards sustainable development. The Government of the Republic of Slovenia, under the leadership of Prime Minister Miro Cerar, is creating conditions that allow sustainable growth and development, and is guiding the process of the transition to a green and circular economy.

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    Government adopts Medium-term defence programme of the Republic of Slovenia 2018-2023

    19.04.2018 -

    The Medium-term defence programme of the Republic of Slovenia 2018-2023 sets out the objectives and the primary operational and developmental guidelines for the defence programme in the period 2018-2023. The defence policy will be oriented towards the achieving of the country's defence interests and defence goals through bilateral and multilateral cooperation in the area of defence at the UN, NATO, the EU and the OSCE, i.e. with allied, partner and friendly nations, and will support the efforts of the international community regarding the achieving and keeping of peace and increasing security and stability around the world.

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    PM Cerar: Lonstroff, welcome to Slovenia!

    18.04.2018 -

    PM Miro Cerar attended a ceremony on the signing of a contract granting financial incentives for a new Lonstroff production plant in Slovenia. The Slovenian Government signed an agreement with the company today worth EUR 4,800,000.00. PM Cerar gave a warm welcome to the company, which will invest 50 million euros in Logatec and create at least 180 new jobs.

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    PM Cerar inaugurates European blockchain summit

    11.04.2018 -

    Prime Minister Miro Cerar inaugurated the first European Blockchain Summit 2018 today in Brdo pri Kranju. In his address to the gathered guests from Slovenia and abroad, he presented Slovenia’s activities in the area of new technologies, the fourth industrial revolution and digitalisation. He noted that Slovenia is part of global development flows and is a recognised player on the global map. “We are aware of the responsibilities brought by the dynamically changing digital environment, which affects all aspects of our livelihood,” he said.

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Arbitration

Slovenia and Croatia signed on 4 November 2009 an arbitration agreement establishing an arbitral tribunal tasked with issuing a final award on the land and maritime boundary on the basis of all the relevant facts. This ruling will be final and binding on both countries.

SFRY succession

Five countries (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia – today Serbia) signed the Agreement on succession issues by which it was conclusively confirmed that five sovereign equal successor states were formed upon the dissolution of the former SFRY.

Government Priorities

The new cabinet under Miro Cerar has given new impetus to Slovenia. Several years of economic crisis have revealed a number of social problems, which the new ministerial team will be forced to take on if it is to restore the country’s international reputation and economic strength.