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Slovenia Extends Record Debt Raising With 7-Year Bond Sale
Slovenia is raising finance for bonds maturing in 2015 two days after its biggest banks failed Europe-wide stress tests, lured by low borrowing costs.(10/28/2014 1:51:18 PM)
Slovenia's NLB, NKBM to cover capital shortfall from profits
By Marja Novak LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Slovenia's state-owned banks NLB and NKBM failed the European Central Bank's stress test with a joint capital shortfall of 65 million euros in the event of an adverse scenario, the Bank of Slovenia said on Sunday. Both banks will cover the shortfall -- among the smallest of the 25 euro zone banks that failed the test as of the end of 2013 -- from their ...(10/26/2014 8:12:53 AM)
Fitch Affirms Slovenia at 'BBB+; Outlook Stable
LONDON, October 17 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Slovenia's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings at 'BBB+'. The Outlooks on the Long-term IDRs are Stable. The issue ratings on Slovenia's ...(10/17/2014 4:03:05 PM)
Slovenian bank NLB, NKBM fail ECB stress test - Bank of Slovenia
Slovenia's state-owned banks NLB and NKBM have failed an ECB stress test with a joint capital shortfall of 65 million euros in adverse scenario, the Bank of Slovenia said on Sunday. It said in a statement both banks would cover the shortfall from their profits as both have improved profitability in 2014. A third bank on the list, SID banka, passed the stress test. NLB and NKBM were rescued by ...(10/26/2014 7:15:26 AM)
Slovenia names deputy PM Bulc as candidate for EU commissioner
LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Slovenia named Deputy Prime Minister Violeta Bulc on Friday as its new candidate to become a European Commissioner after former premier Alenka Bratusek quit the race. Bulc became deputy prime minister and minister of development, strategic projects and cohesion last month, when Prime Minister Miro Cerar's new centre-left cabinet was sworn in following a July snap election ...(10/10/2014 6:41:48 AM)
Slovenia's Novakovic sinks Swiss as Handanovic shines
Novakovic drilled in the spot-kick in the 79th minute, after Johan Djourou brought down substitute Kevin Kampl with a clumsy challenge, to give Slovenia the lead against the run of play. The result left Slovenia on three points from two games in Group E while the Swiss, who lost 2-0 at home to England in their opener, have plenty of work to do to finish in the top two and secure an automatic ...(10/9/2014 4:57:54 PM)
Slovenia proposes little-known Bulc for EU Commission
Ljubljana (AFP) - Slovenia's government on Friday put forward a little-known deputy premier, Violeta Bulc, to be part of the EU Commission following the rejection of former prime minister Alenka Bratusek by the bloc's parliament.(10/10/2014 2:12:13 PM)
Big leaps for eastern European trio after major coups
Over the last few months Poland, Slovenia and Slovakia have picked up points against big-name teams to move up in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking. FIFA.com looks back on recent events.(10/31/2014 8:17:31 AM)
Katanec all smiles after Slovenia success
Srečko Katanec congratulated his players for "a very important win" following their 2-0 victory against Lithuania, for whom Igoris Pankratjevas was left ruing an early injury.(10/13/2014 11:12:37 AM)
Slovenian EU nominee withdraws, easing new Commission approval
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Slovenia's Alenka Bratusek has withdrawn her candidacy for a post on the European Commission, easing the task of the executive's leader, President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker, in completing parliamentary approval for his team. "Her decision reflects her commitment to the European Union, to Slovenia and to the democratic process," Juncker said in a statement. "With her decision ...(10/9/2014 1:56:01 PM)
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