Quote of the week

“We gave them too much time to prepare; I said we should have started it immediately.”

“We gave them too much time to prepare; I said we should have started it immediately.”

MP Mikuláš Dzurinda comments on the strange questions posed by journalists during a press conference where he and Ivan Mikloš announced their departure from the SDKÚ.

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Better product-design leads to sustainability

TURNING off your heating system, using less water and travelling less by car are not the best ways to support sustainability.

A long wait is in store for foreigners seeking residence permits.

Interior Ministry still approaches foreigners in Slovak

IN ORDER to avoid endless waiting lines in Bratislava’s Office of the Border and Alien Police, the police called on foreign students to prolong their stay. However, foreigners not speaking Slovak may have difficulty…

Greece’s troubles have limited impacts on Slovakia

GREECE is not the first or only country over which default hovers, as for example, Puerto Rico is also unable to pay off its debts. 

Mazal Tov, the annual festival of Jewish culture aspires to merge history, traditions and culture.

Jewish herritage still alive

MONUMENTS, synagogues and cemeteries are reminders that Slovakia once had a significant Jewish minority with a tradition enriching all spheres of life for centuries.