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The American men's hockey team bounced back from a crushing defeat against Slovenia to win against Slovakia in its second group stage game. The U.S. won 2-1, with both goals coming from Harvard forward Ryan Donato. Andrej Kudrna scored the Slovakian goal. Donato's first goal came just over ...
Third Period_8, OA Russia, Kirill Kaprizov (Bogdan Kiselevich, Nikita Gusev), 1:15. 9, OA Russia, Kirill Kaprizov (Artyom Zub, Nikita Gusev), 7:12. 10, Slovenia, Ziga Pance (Robert Sabolic), 19:27. Penalties_Sergei Shirokov, OAR (high sticking), 1:46; Andrej Hebar, Slo (delay of game), 15:13; Nikita Gusev, ...

GANGNEUNG, South Korea - FEBRUARY 16: Ryan Donato #16 of the United States celebrates after scoring his second goal against Slovakia during the Men's Ice hockey Preliminary Round Group B game at Gangneung Hockey Centre on February 16, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. (Photo by ...
Ljubljana, 7 February 2018 - Slovenia has always strived to become a technology-friendly country. Many governments refer to Slovenia as the silicon Valley of Europe, but so far there has been no major breakthrough in this area; however, it seems that with the advent of blockchain technology, we are ...
The Olympic Athletes from Russia put on a clinic in their dominating 8-2 rout over Slovenia at the Gangneung hockey center. A roster full of pure talent and arguably the most talented team of the tournament clicked on all cylinders in the contest. Kirill Kaprizov scored three times, Ilya Kovalchuk had three ...
The preparation and the knowledge were not enough to fend off the fatigue, as the United States blew a two-goal lead and lost a 3-2 stunner in overtime Wednesday night in the Olympic opener for both teams. Slovenia captain Jan Mursak scored the tying goal with 1:37 left in regulation and the winner 38 ...

Jan Mursak #39 of Slovenia scores a game winning goal against Ryan Zapolski #30 of the United States in overtime of the Men's Ice hockey Preliminary Round Group B game on day five of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics at Kwandong Hockey Centre on February 14, 2018 in Gangneung, South ...
"Responsibility needs to be shown by Croatia and Slovenia, the problem has to be resolved before the further accessions," Juncker stressed. ... Slovenia obtained the right of access to international waters through Croatian territorial waters in the Adriatic sea, as well as three-quarters of the Piran Bay area.
LJUBLJANA, Feb. 6 (Xinhua) -- Slovenia made a compromise proposal for harmonizing the positions of EU members on refugee quotas and solidarity as Slovenia-Benelux summit was held in Ljubljana on Tuesday. Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar hosted the meeting which also focused on the EU's ...
As the EU presents its renewed Western Balkans strategy on Tuesday (6 February), Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković was urged by the European Parliament and the Commission to find a solution to the long-standing border dispute with Slovenia. "Border disputes must be resolved," said Commission President ...
In June last year, an international arbitration court allocated more than two-thirds of the disputed body of water to Slovenia. Croatia, whose coast stretches for 1,700 km, refused to accept the ruling. It wanted the maritime border to be drawn down the middle of the bay. But Slovenia, which has just 46 km of ...
The policy of revenge represents just an active contribution by Croatia to the deepening of the conflict with Slovenia and distancing itself from any possibility of reaching an agreement on the arbitration judgment and the demarcation of the border. What's worse, Croatian fishers who have received penalties ...
Lawyer Miha Kozinc from Ljubljana will represent Croatian fishermen who have received misdemeanour fines from Slovenia due to the alleged illegal crossings of the disputed border in the Bay of Piran. Kozinc is a former politician, was Justice Minister in 1993 and 1994 in the government led by Prime ...
Last Friday, Slovenian President Borut Pahor told AFP that he opposed recognizing Palestine for the time being. However, as in Israel, the president does not control what the parliament does, and his statement is solely a symbolic declaration. If the decision does indeed pass, Slovenia would be the second ...
It is expected that soon new official notices will be sent in the same manner to Croatian fishermen who continue to cross the border, as the Slovenian police announced over the weekend. Slovenia does not recognize the current central line in the Bay of Piran as a temporary line of demarcation at sea until ...
A COURT in Slovenia has annulled a real-estate loan in Swiss francs because the borrower was not informed of the high risks of such a currency deal, the borrower's lawyer said on Friday. The decision puts as much as 524 million euros of loans held by Slovenian banks at risk and may have implications ...
LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), January 29 (SeeNews) - The European Commission said it has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether new measures for restructuring of Nova Ljubljanska Banka (NLB) proposed by Slovenia sufficiently compensate for delaying the bank's sale beyond end-2017.

Croatia has been constantly calling for dialogue and we have proposed solutions which I believe could be acceptable to Slovenia. This can only escalate the situation and, of course, it is not good to drag our and Slovenian fishermen into this," Grabar-Kitarović said. Slovenian police have announced that ...
A war of words has erupted between Croatia and Slovenia in a dispute over fishing waters in the Adriatic sea. Both countries claim the the Piran Bay area, with Slovenia recently fining Croatian fishermen for fishing in the area. International adjudicators agreed with Slovenia, claiming they should also be ...
LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), January 24 (SeeNews) - Slovenia's GDP growth is expected to slow to 3.1% in 2018 from 4.1% in 2017 due to market size limits, French credit insurance agency Coface said . Slovenia's economic growth rate reached its highest level in ten years in 2017 thanks to the rise in ...
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Two former Seawolf hockey players will compete in next month's Olympics after defenseman Luka Vidmar was named to the Slovenian team. Vidmar will join former UAA teammate Mat Robinson in South Korea. Robinson is a member of the Canadian team. Vida currently plays ...
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) -- Thousands of public sector workers in Slovenia have staged a one-day strike and protest demanding higher wages. Blowing whistles, several thousand people rallied outside the government headquarters in the capital, Ljubljana. They carried banners reading "Decent work, ...
Amman, Jan. 23 (Petra)-- Slovenia will recognize the State of Palestine, Slovenian Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec announced on Tuesday. According to the Slovenian Press Agency (STA), Erjavec said " Slovenia will pursue recognizing the Palestinian state on its own", expecting that the National Assembly will discuss the ...
LJUBLJANA, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Slovenia's consumer confidence reached a record high for the second straight month in January, as consumers grew more optimistic about the economic situation in the country and for households, the statistics office said on Tuesday. The confidence indicator rose to 2 ...
Eight other countries took the step before entering the EU: the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Malta and Cyprus. Slovenia's parliamentary foreign affairs committee will meet in Ljubljana on January 31 to approve the proposal before sending it to parliament, which could vote on the ...
Despite the strong admonition that countries should resolve border disputes before joining the European Union, Slovenia and Croatia failed to reach an agreement regarding the Bay of Piran before becoming a part of the EU. Tensions over the two countries' boundaries have been on the rise, and on ...
Of all the places I've seen on this incredible planet of ours, Slovenia is the most magical and fairytale-like. If I hadn't been there myself this past year, I don't know if I'd believe it. But I must urge you: If you're planning one grand adventure this year, make it Slovenia. A small nation tucked just above Croatia ...
A sense of optimism has taken hold amongst Slovenian businessmen. According to the Institute for Strategic Solutions, many top business executives are looking positively at the year ahead. In the long term however, Slovenia needs to make comprehensive changes to preserve development and prosperity ...
"We have got some information from Slovenia. The BiH prosecutor's Office and competent police agencies are undertaking certain activities. We cannot talk about the details," the Bosnian prosecutor's office told Bosnian media on Tuesday. The biggest opposition party in the Slovenian parliament obtained ...
LJUBLJANA, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- Two weeks since Slovenia began fully implementing the border arbitration award, presented on June 29, 2017 by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in Hague, the ongoing tensions and flare-ups with Croatia confirm that the border settlement will take more time. In the past ...
LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), January 16 (SeeNews) - Slovenia's labour minister, Anja Kopac Mrak, has proposed to increase the minimum monthly wage by 4.7% to 842.79 Euro ($1,028.9) gross, or 638.42 euro net, the labour ministry said. The current gross minimum monthly wage in Slovenia totals 804.96 ...
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Part of the thing is that when you're relying on just horrible stereotypes -- by the way, Melania Trump, our first lady who I admire greatly, is from Slovenia, not exactly the jewel of Europe. Slovenia. But she's welcome here and Nigerians are not. There's something wrong with the way this president is ...
In the biggest upset of the season so far Marie Bochet's unbeaten run was ended by 15-year-old Varvara Voronchikhina on the first day of giant slalom competition (11 January) at the season's third World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. France's four-time Sochi 2014 champion ...
Slovenia and Croatia did not and that failure has returned to haunt them. Since December 29th hackles in the northern Adriatic have risen. Tiny police launches are puttering about menacingly on the Bay of Piran, where the two countries are disputing the position of their shared maritime frontier.
While the court awarded some land claims to Croatia, it has given the bulk of the bay to Slovenia and, most importantly, a 10-mile sea corridor through Croatia's share to give the Slovenes direct, unfettered access to the rest of the Med. The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague gave both states six ...
In a diplomatic note to Croatia on Friday, Slovenia protested against what it described as 1,400 sea border violations by Croatia since June. Croatia rejects the ruling by the Netherlands-based panel. In its own note on Thursday, it had urged Slovenia to refrain from unilateral moves. No major incidents have ...
How do I love thee, Slovenia? Let me count the ways. It is small, varied and pretty: a place of high Alps, but dominated by small, wooded hills. It has four proper, distinct seasons, as they do in New England and in story books. The food is good and the wine excellent. "On the sunny side of the Alps," says one ...
Slovenia to honour its finest artists. Ljubljana, 7 February - The top national awards for achievements in the arts will be handed out at a state ceremony tonight, the eve of culture Day, which Slovenia celebrates in memory of the Romantic poet France Prešeren (1800-1849). Ljubljana Prešeren Prizes for top ...
Slovenia is experiencing a tourism boom and officials there believe they have Melania Trump to thank. According to Reuters, the number of tourists from the United States to the European nation jumped 24% in November, the latest data available, and the tourism board says it's because of the first lady, who ...
Ljubljana, 24 January - Direct payments, the development of countryside and measures to adjust to climate change will be crucial for the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) after 2020, heard a panel in Ljubljana on Wednesday. Slovenia argues for the EU to retain the current level of funding for agriculture.
A police video shows officers breaking into one of the houses and finding the locked Chinese nationals who had been stripped off personal documents and kept inside. police say some 60 people were found. Earlier this week, Slovenia's police said they have found 32 people on several locations, and ...
The leading 25 countries, including Slovenia, have been assessed to have a strong current production base and are mostly future-ready. Ten were categorised as having a strong legacy and strong current production base, but are at risk for the future, while seven have high potential and 58 are developing.
Ljubljana, 16 January - Trade between Slovenia and France is on the rise after several negative years, a business conference heard on Tuesday. But Slovenia still remains an unknown for many French companies. The participants agreed that there is a lot of potential to enhance cooperation, including ...
The border dispute between Slovenia and Croatia could block further enlargement in the Western Balkans, the European Commission president warned on Monday (8 January). "The future enlargement of the EU to Western Balkans states is in the hands of Slovenia and Croatia," Jean-Claude Juncker said ...
Reminiscent of Melania's confinement within the walls of Trump Tower and the White House, Slovenia lies tightly wedged within the space between Italy and Croatia, with alpine mountains in the north and a karst (a region of soluble rocks such as limestone) and cave-riddled south that features about 30 ...
Aljaz Bedene has switched his playing nationality back to his native Slovenia after three years of playing for Great Britain. The world No. 49 originally switched to playing for Great Britain after gaining citizenship in 2015 in hopes of greater funding and playing opportunities. A controversial ruling by the ITF ...
My last article described a recent trip to Italy to see our granddaughter who is on a semester abroad in Florence studying fashion design. She had a five-day Thanksgiving holiday break from classes and we took that opportunity to take her and her roommate to Slovenia and Croatia, where my wife and I and ...
And the idea of a monthly Slovenia-Slovakia mail-exchanging party, complete with copious amounts of Brinjevic and Tatratea, sounds like a lot of fun. But representatives from both embassies say it's fake news. Terezia Filipejova, a cultural and policy counselor at the Slovakian Embassy, told WTOP in an ...
LJUBLJANA, Dec. 13 (Xinhua) -- The Slovenian government has decided to set up a beekeeping academy to serve mainly foreign learners with Slovenian beekeeping knowledge. The state's initiative was announced on Wednesday by Slovenian agriculture Minister Dejan Zidan, only a week before the ...


 

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