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Slovenia is a Contracting State to the ICSID Convention:

  • Signature: 7 March 1994
  • Deposit of Ratification: 7 March 1994
  • Entry into Force: 6 April 1994
  • Pursuant to Article 13(1) of the ICSID Convention Slovenia has made the following panel designations effective until 5 June 2009:
    - Dr. Peter FALATOV: Assistant Professor, University of Ljubljana
    - Mr. Matej KRUMBERGER: Deputy General Manager for Banking Supervision, Bank of Slovenia
    - Mr. Bojan PEČENKO: Attorney-at-Law
    - Mr. Sergej SIMONITI: Insurance Law Specialist, Sava Reinsurance Company, Ltd.
    - Dr. Peter GRILC: Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana
    - Dr. Marko ILEŠIČ: Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana
    - Dr. Marko PAVLIHA: Professor, Faculty of Maritime Studies and Transportation, University of Ljubljana
    - Dr. Konrad PLAUŠTAJNER: Attorney-at-Law

Slovenia is a Contracting State to the New York Convention:

  • Date of Succession: 6 July 1992
  • Entry into Force: 25 June 1991
  • Slovenia will apply the Convention only to those arbitral awards which were adopted after the entry into effect of the Convention

In 2008, Slovenia enacted legislation based on the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration as amended in 2006 and is therefore popularly considered to be an UNCITRAL Model Law State

Slovenia is a Contracting State to both the 1899 & 1907 Convention for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes:

  • 1899 Entry into Force: 1 October 1996
  • 1907 Entry into Force: 29 March 2004

Slovenia is a United Nations Member State:

  • Date of Admission: 22 May 1992
  • The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was an original Member of the United Nations, the Charter having been signed on its behalf on 26 June 1945 and ratified 19 October 1945, until its dissolution following the establishment and subsequent admission as new Members of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Croatia, the Republic of Slovenia, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, and the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.The Republic of Slovenia was admitted as a Member of the United Nations by General Assembly resolution A/RES/46/236 of 22 May 1992.

Official State Name: Republic of Slovenia - Republika Slovenija

Official Language: Slovene

Recognised Regional Languages: Hungarian, Italian

Capital: Ljubljana

Euro (€) (EUR)

Time Zone: CET (UTC+1)

International Calling Code: +386

Internet TLD: .si

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