Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsSlovenia Industry
IN THE NEWS

Slovenia Industry

FEATURED ARTICLES
BUSINESS
February 2, 1994 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS
ISSUE: Since breaking from Yugoslavia in 1991, the tiny nation of Slovenia--which was the Balkan federation's economic locomotive--has been battered by a dizzying succession of crises that caused its gross national product to shrink almost 20%. But industry leaders and financial analysts say the bad times have bottomed out. Slovenia has reoriented exports to Western markets, and most indicators for 1993 point to recovery after a two-year tailspin.
ARTICLES BY DATE
BUSINESS
February 2, 1994 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS
ISSUE: Since breaking from Yugoslavia in 1991, the tiny nation of Slovenia--which was the Balkan federation's economic locomotive--has been battered by a dizzying succession of crises that caused its gross national product to shrink almost 20%. But industry leaders and financial analysts say the bad times have bottomed out. Slovenia has reoriented exports to Western markets, and most indicators for 1993 point to recovery after a two-year tailspin.
Advertisement
NEWS
February 1, 1994 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When Josip Virient returned from America in 1920 with plans to revolutionize Slovenia's beekeeping industry with big, modern hives, he probably had no idea he was killing one of the most distinctive features of Slovene culture. For almost two centuries, Slovenian beekeepers had been the patrons of a unique art form.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|