facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Slovenia signs an agreement with the ESA

June 9, 2008 at 3:47 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
PARIS, June 9 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency says it has signed an agreement with Slovenia, confirming closer cooperation between it and that nation's government.

The agreement, announced Monday, was signed May 28 by the ESA Director of Legal Affairs Rene Oosterlinck and Solvenian Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Mojca Kucler Dolinar.

During the ceremony, Slovenia Prime Minister Janez Jansa welcomed the ESA delegation and confirmed support for the agreement.

Slovenia is the second recent European Union state to sign a cooperation agreement with ESA. Estonia did so in June 2007.

Topics: Janez Jansa
© 2008 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Lake Michigan could get another marine sanctuary
2
Gibraltar cave art suggests Neanderthals more sophisticated than thought
3
Latvia boasts world's first net for migrating bats
4
Hurricane Katrina nine years later
5
Asian camel crickets now common U.S. house guests
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback