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In second wave, which services are seeing less business?

The second wave and the restrictions that follow it have affected providers of all services, just as they were during the first spring wave. According to omisli.si, a marketplace that brings together online those who seek and provide services, these service providers are expected to be affected even more that in spring. Photo: Unsplash/Tim Mossholder

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Property prices are rising during the epidemic in Slovenia

According to newspaper Delo prices for residential properties keep increasing in Slovenia and Europe, against the expectation and despite the crisis. Delo called if the “immunity of the safe property market” in it’s Thursday front-page commentary. Photo: Pixabay/Schluesseldienst Furthermore, despire the 7.9% contraction in the country’s GDP in the first half of the year and

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These are the professions most in demand in Slovenia

A survey by the Employment Service suggests demand will exceed labour market supply in many professions. The Occupations barometer survey, which includes assessments for 177 professions, suggests demand will be in healthcare, construction, transport, hospitality, and information technology. Photo: Unsplash/Scott Blake There is however also a number of groups where supply could be excessive, including

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German Volkswagen to make a big investment in Slovakia

German carmaker Volkswagen will reportedly move the production of its Passat vehicle and the premium model Škoda Superb to its plant in Bratislava. Photo: Unsplash/Science in HD Moreover, the investment should be much higher than the Igor Matovič government hoped for in the summer. Back in July, the cabinet signed a memo with the carmaker’s

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For the first time, Slovenia’s population exceeds 2.1 million

As of 1 July, Slovenia had a population 2,100,126 exceeding for the first time the official figure of 2.1 million. This steady increase in the population has been mainly driven by immigration. Photo: Unsplash/Chris Liverani The number of Slovenian citizens has been decreasing for a decade now and in the first half of this year

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