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New Minister Andrej Vizjak assumes duties

The new Minister of Labour, Family and Social Affairs Andrej Vizjak, M.S.c, has taken over from the former minister Ivan Svetlik.

Speaking about his priorities, Minister Vizjak pointed to a review of labour legislation, full implementation of the new social transfer system and the supplementary budget as key tasks in the first month.


Minister Vizjak announced he would hold his first meeting with the social partners as early as next week in a bid to seek balance between trade unions, businesses, expert views and the country's financial position.