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The vote in the assembly on Friday means Slovenia's constitution will be changed to require that the government budget be balanced - it will not be allowed to spend more than it earns in taxes.
9 days ago
Interior and Public Administration Minister Gregor Virant says Slovenia also needs to improve the tax system and move to abolish the so-called gray economy.
16 days ago
The austerity plan has to be approved by Slovenia's parliament and will be handed to the European Union's executive arm, the Commission, which is expected to discuss it this month.
83 days ago
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany -- Anna Fenninger of Austria upstaged the favorites to win a super-G race Sunday, while overall World Cup winner Tina Maze was placed under police protection after...
87 days ago
Slovenia's parliament has ousted Prime Minister Janez Jansa and his conservative government and has named an opposition financial expert as his replacement.
106 days ago
Jansa has refused to step down, insisting that an election now would hurt Slovenia's efforts to pull out of an economic and financial downturn that is linked to the EU debt crisis.
119 days ago
Lindsey Vonn beat rival Tina Maze on the Slovenian's home snow and in her best discipline Saturday, earning a surprising victory in a giant slalom.
121 days ago
"Slovenia has introduced reforms and austerity measures to cut costs amid a deep financial crisis linked to the eurozone's debt crisis.
122 days ago
Jansa's government has said that the austerity measures are necessary for Slovenia to restore public finances that, like the economy, have been hurt by the eurozone debt crisis.
134 days ago
It accused Jankovic, who is also the mayor of Ljubljana and one of the richest people in Slovenia, of failing to clarify where (EURO)2.4 million ($3.1 million) of his money came from.
148 days ago
Anna Fenninger of Austria had two near-perfect runs to win a World Cup giant slalom on Friday, while second-place Tina Maze of Slovenia extended her lead in the overall standings.
167 days ago
"Vonn's version was soon backed by World Cup women's race director Atle Skaardal, who joined United States and Slovenia team coaches to study television footage of her post-race reactions.
169 days ago
ST. MORITZ, Switzerland -- Tina Maze of Slovenia won her third race of the season by finishing first in both runs of a World Cup super-combined event Friday, while Lindsey Vonn failed to finish.
173 days ago
Slovenia's politicians have rejected allegations of corruption, putting the blame for Slovenia's economic woes on the global downturn.
176 days ago
Thousands joined anti-government protests in Slovenia on Friday as tensions soared ahead of this weekend's presidential runoff in the small, economically struggling EU nation.