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“It has been a long time since I brought home two gold medals. I have repeated this after some time, and I have to admit that it tastes just as good.”

“It has been a long time since I brought home two gold medals. I have repeated this after some time, and I have to admit that it tastes just as good.”

Sprint canoeist Erik Vlček after winning two gold medals with Juraj Tarr in the men’s K2 1000m at the 2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships.

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Slovakia is an ideal place for birdwatching.

Bear watching and birdwatching in Slovakia

IT IS five o’clock in the morning and a group of people who want to see Slovakia’s biggest predator in its natural environment have just headed out into the nature of Tichá dolina valley in the High Tatras. 

Police on the site

Police in New Zealand shot down Slovak wanted for armed robberies

NEW Zealand police officers in Auckland shot down, on the night of Sunday, August 2, a Slovak citizen, aged 21, who had been wanted for three armed robberies in the area.

Marián Hossa

Hockey Player of the Year is Marián Hossa, followed by Tatar

THE POPULAR poll for the best Slovak ice-hockey player has a winner for 2015: Marián Hossa, who won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks, markedly beat his competitors.

Finance Minister Peter Kažimír

Standard & Poor’s improves Slovakia long-term ratings to A+ with stable outlook

STANDARD & Poor’s Ratings Services raised its long-term foreign and local currency credit ratings of Slovakia to A+ from A on July 31, 2015. It also confirmed A-1 short-term credit ratings; with a stable outlook.

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