LJUBLJANA, March 18 The state's stake in Telekom
Slovenia is likely to be sold by the end of the year,
Economy Minister Metod Dragonja said on Tuesday.
"It is my expectation that Telekom will be privatised by the
end of this year," Dragonja told a news conference.
Telekom is the largest among more than a dozen companies
the Slovenian government listed for privatisation last year as
part of its efforts to overhaul the economy. It has market
capitalisation of 860 million euros ($1.20 billion)
Currently the government directly owns 62.54 percent of
Telekom Slovenia, according to Thomson Reuters data.
(Reporting By Marja Novak; Editing by Zoran Radosavljevic and