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Erik Rédli

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People in Egypt might like Slovak short stories

A participant of the summer Slovak language school talks about his interest in Slovak literature, in the country itself, and the challenges of translating. 26. Aug 2016, at 6:30

Ayman Saad

Slovakia seeks to curb usage of plastic bags

Local scientists have developed a bio-degradable material for plastic bags. 11. Aug 2016, at 11:31

Illustrative stock photo

Oldest Slovak language summer school startsVideo

Since beginning in 1965, the courses have produced 6,000 graduates. This year, there are 157 enrolled from 33 countries, 10. Aug 2016, at 11:33

Students of Studia Academica Slovaca arrive to the ceremonial opening of the 52nd edition of the summer school.

Slovakia has high hopes for Olympics

Slovakia’s highest medal hopes are traditionally in water sports and shooting. 2. Aug 2016, at 19:56

Raising the Slovak flag in athletes village in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 1.

New waste management law aims to clean up

Changes shift responsibility to those producing refuse amid hopes that more will be recycled. 20. Jul 2016, at 9:31

The third way of coffee in BratislavaPlus

Enjoying a cup while reading in a bookshop, listening to a debate or on the go; directly from the street, Bratislava offers multiple ways to have a coffee. 12. Jul 2016, at 10:32

Street food is finding its way in Bratislava

Street food can be a solution for the people who want to enjoy a quality meal on the go. 1. Jul 2016, at 6:09

Rule of law still only on paper

Government open to the initiative but says additional checks and balances are needed. 20. Jun 2016, at 5:30

The new government had a photo-session before its first meeting.

Foreigners fill job gaps

Employers in Slovakia fish for labour force also beyond borders. 23. May 2016, at 5:30

Employers still complain they cannot hire qualified workers.

Slovakia has medal hopes for Rio 2016

Track and field prospects looking up, but most potential Olympic medalists already in their 30s and are not matched by new talents. 18. May 2016, at 17:45

Employment agencies play key role

Personnel leasing cuts administrative costs. 10. May 2016, at 6:30

The manufacturing sector often uses personnel leasing.

Big mobile operators launch new brands

Several brand resellers make the mobile market in Slovakia multi-faceted. 22. Apr 2016, at 6:05

Slovaks now have a quite extensive offer of mobile services to choose from.

Slovak airports busier but still trail EU average

Despite the addition of new routes from Bratislava and Košice Slovakia is still lacking air links with the main hubs in Europe. 8. Apr 2016, at 6:20

Bratislava airport has added several new routes.

Sale of locally sourced foodstuffs sprouts

Some companies understand that focusing on people and environment can be part of their business. 29. Mar 2016, at 6:20

Local food appeals to Slovaks.

Project promotes renewables in homes

Green to households project gives the end consumer access to EU money. 15. Mar 2016, at 6:15

Households are highly interested in subsidies for renewables.

Digital economy presents new challenges

THE INTERNET has improved the availability of goods and services from all around the world and people can get almost any item with just a few clicks. 26. Feb 2016, at 6:15

Online shopping can sometimes be tricky.

Real estate fee draws mixed reviews

THE REAL estate development fee passed by the parliament in November 2015 should help municipalities build new infrastructure and facilities, but the extra costs will disproportionately affect people living in… 16. Feb 2016, at 6:30

Some new buildings will be exempt from fees.

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