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Location:
- Central Europe, eastern Alps bordering the Adriatic Sea;
- Neighbours: Italy, Austria, Hungary, Croatia.

Climate:
- Mediterranean climate on the coast, continental climate with mild to hot summers and cold winters in the plateaus and valleys to the east.

Natural hazards:
- flooding;
- earthquakes.


Macro indicators (* 2018 estimates)
Surface:20,273km2
Population*:2.1million
Pop. density*:102.1people/km2
GDP*:45.9EUR billion
GDP/capita*:22,205.2EUR

European Union:
EU member, since 2004


Currency: Euro



 


Statistics

Slovenia FY2018 Market Portfolio

Slovenia FY2018 Rankings


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Latest news



SLOVENIA: Zavarovalnica Triglav tops the list of 100 largest insurers in the region

Slovenian insurer Zavarovalnica Triglav tops the list of 100 largest insurers in the region comprising the former Yugoslav republics, Albania, Romania, Bulgaria and Moldavia, compiled by the Bulgarian business web portal SeeNews. The top five insurers on the list based on results from 2016 include another three Slovenian ones.

SLOVENIA: Adris launches dispute over Sava Re takeover rejection

Adris Grupa has launched an administrative dispute over the decision of the Slovenian insurance watchdog to deny the Croatian company regulatory clearance to increase its stake in Slovenian insurance group Sava Re to 33%, the news web portal Siol.net reported on Thursday.

SLOVENIA: SID Bank selling insurance arm

Slovenia's export and development bank has published an intention to sell its credit insurance company SID - Prva kreditna zavarovalnica, as part of the strategic focus on core business.




SLOVENIA: Insurer Sava with lower profit due to hail payouts

Insurer Zavarovalnica Sava generated almost EUR 27.9m in net profit last year, which is 16% less than in 2015. The company attributes the drop in profit to damages paid out over hail that hit the entire country last August, with north-eastern Slovenia, where the insurer is most present, being hit the hardest.







SLOVENIA: EBRD exits leading pension fund Prva Group

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said on Friday it exited its engagement in Slovenia's pension fund Prva Group, one of the leading asset management providers in central and eastern Europe.


SLOVENIA's Generali Insurance Deploys Metastorm BPM Software

"Like many insurance companies, our customer facing processes are critical to our business," stated Sonja Leban Gogala, director of sales channel, Generali Insurance Slovenia. "By automating our core processes using Metastorm BPM, we will be able to quickly realise its value, especially in terms of overall competitiveness."