Miro Cerar

Japanese company to build robot factory in Slovenia

The Japanese Yaskawa Electric Corporation has decided to build its new industrial robots factory intended for the European market, in Slovenia, Slovenia's Prime Minister Miro Cerar told reporters...

Slovenian PM calls on migrants to be patient while waiting for asylum

Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar on Monday called on migrants and refugees demanding a faster processing of their asylum applications in Slovenia to be patient.

Austrian Chancellor, Slovenian PM to talk migrants Monday

Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern will visit Slovenia on Monday where he will meet with Prime Minister Miro Cerar to discuss the migrant issue, Cerar's office reported on Thursday.

Slovenia braced for recurrence of refugee crisis

Slovenia is braced for various scenarios of a possible recurrence of a refugee crisis such as last year's, said Slovenian official Bostjan Sefic, who is in charge of coordinating activities in...

Slovenian PM against short term solution for migrant crisis, against barriers within Schengen

Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar said on Monday it was necessary to find a long term and sustainable solution in case of a new migrant crisis, objecting to barriers between European Union...

Merkel starts talks with EU leaders, Croatian PM in Berlin on Sat.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel starts a series of meetings with EU members' leaders, and the first round of such meetings is set for Monday when Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi hosts the...

Slovenia welcomes arbitral tribunal's decision

Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar welcomes the decision by the Permanent Court of Arbitration to continue with arbitration proceedings in the Croatian-Slovenian border dispute, Cerar's office...

Croatian president meets with Slovenian PM

"We also discussed outstanding issues and ways of dealing with them, and we agreed that they must not mar our friendship," she told reporters on the second day of her visit to Slovenia.

Croatian PM says will talk with his Slovenian colleague about wire fence

Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic on Monday announced that he would speak with his Slovenian counterpart Miro Cerar about the removal of the razor-wire fence on the border between the two countries...

Slovenian PM not concerned about temporary suspension of arbitration process

"The process has been temporarily suspended because of the well-known scandal and the arbiters now have to study the arguments of both parties, first of all Slovenia," Cerar told the press in...

Slovenian PM says no more Balkan route for illegal migrants

"The summit has sent out a very clear message to those who smuggle refugees and illegal migrants that the Balkan route no longer exists," Cerar told the press.

PM urges Slovenians not to fear migrants

Slovenia is a safe country and citizens need not be afraid of migrants, Prime Minister Miro Cerar said on Saturday in response to protests held in recent weeks at a number of locations where the...

Slovenia ready to engage army to help in migrant crisis

The measures see to the protection of national interests so that Slovenia does not become a hot spot where migrants would stay for longer periods, Erjavec said.

Slovenian PM says cooperation with Croatia improving

Cooperation with Croatia in the refugee-migrant crisis was very problematic when it began last year but has markedly improved with Croatia's new government, Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar...

Croatian and Slovenian PMs call for better cooperation in tackling refugee crisis

One of the main topics discussed was the migration crisis, an important issue in Europe at this time.