• 04.09.2014 - PM Alenka Bratušek, together with the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Defence, is attending a two-day NATO Summit in Wales. The summit is being held at a time of important security challenges faced by countries in Europe and beyond, and today’s meeting focused primarily on the situation in Ukraine and Afghanistan. more

    Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA, source: Cabinet of the PM
  • PM Alenka Bratušek attended Bled Strategic Forum

    01.09.2014 - PM Alenka Bratušek attended the 9th Bled Strategic Forum. On the sidelines of the Forum, the PM held talks with Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Tibor Navracsics, and with President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Suma Chakrabarti. In a short informal meeting, Mr Chakrabarti thanked the Prime Minister for the good cooperation of the Slovenian government and expressed his expectations that Slovenia will continue with the reform process also in the future.

    Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA, source: Cabinet of the PM
  • PM attended a meeting of the European Council in Brussels

    31.08.2014 - The Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia, Alenka Bratušek, attended a meeting of the European Council in Brussels, which focused on appointing the new President of the European Council and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. The jobs went to the current Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, and the Italian foreign minister, Federica Mogherini, respectively. At the press conference after the meeting, the Prime Minister stressed that both names were confirmed quickly and unanimously.

    PM attended a meeting of the European Council. Photo: STA

Slovenian Government approved a programme of measures aimed to combat the grey economy, which also foresees curbing undeclared employment, inspection campaigns, amendments to health-care legislation and damages for illegal building. Measures also tackle cash payments, duties and eliminating administrative barriers.