On Friday 19th July 2013, the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Borut PAHOR met with H.S.H. Prince Albert II to discuss existing bilateral relations between the two countries, the international economic situation and co-operation between the Principality and Slovenia, particularly on humanitarian issues.
Slovenia has been a member of the European Union since 2004 and the eurozone since 2007.
Mr Borut Pahor, the former Prime Minister, won the presidential election on Sunday 2nd December 2012 with 67.44% of the vote against the outgoing Head of State, Mr Danilo Türk. Mr Danilo Türk made an official visit to the Principality on 11th January 2011.