- Entering the 8. month of its stint as the Green Capital of Europe in August, Ljubljana will focus on sustainable tourism this month. Read more: http://www.sloveniatimes.com/ljubljana-focusing-on-sustainable-tourism-in-august
- Free beer was served on Friday to mark the International Beer Day by Union Brewery in their pub. Combining the taste of this summers’ hit – unfiltered Union – with visiting the beer museum next door.
- The Czech Republic and Slovakia are planning to enter into an agreement on closer cooperation in air defense. The two countries already cooperate closely within the NATO Integrated Air and Missile Defense System.
- Popular medical mushrooms in China grow also in Slovakia. The top mushroom and the most significant one is growing in Slovakia and it´s called the lingzhi or reishi mushroom (Ganoderma lucidum), which is also called the mushroom of eternal youth. Traditional Chinese medicine widely uses medicinal mushrooms, but we don’t use them for treatment purposes.