Slovenia: Commissioner Calls for Reforms and Further Privatizations

People ♦ Published: March 6, 2014; 19:52 ♦ (Vindobona)

EU Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs Olli Rehn said that Slovenia had to continue to push forward with further privatizations and economic reforms.

Slovenia is under observation by the EU Commission. / Picture: ©

According to the Commissioner, the country will have to carry on with privatizations of further enterprises, particular with state-controlled banks, to guarantee sustainability in public finances.

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