News on current activities and developments in the fields of work of SPIRIT Slovenia:
The Slovenian 2018 FDI Award celebrates the role of foreign investors in job and value-added creation, as well as in R&D, technology and regional/international expansion. Commended for investment retention, expansion, performance management but also for encouraging innovation and knowledge-intensive business and attracting talent, the 2018 FDI Award winners are household names with international outreach
Yesterday, the Swiss company Lonstroff owned by the Japanese company Sumitomo Rubber Industries planted trees in Logatec as a symbolic start of the construction of a medical elastomer plant. The new plant will erase on the degraded area of an abandoned factory and the construction is expected to be completed in the spring of 2019. The value of the investment is € 48 million. The Slovenian government has allocated a € 4.8 million grant to the project expected to create 180 new jobs.