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As many as 54 percent of American internet users log on through public Wi-Fi networks.

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Government members met at a distance

The session had only one point on its programme: the mandate for the prime minister to meet with the French president.

Opinion

It’s not easy to be friends with Fico

Will Andrej Danko take the government down with him?

International

Bankers adjust to customers’ habits

More people will be coming to banks for advisory.

Opinion

You do not need to sympathise with LGBTI to support their rights

The lawmakers need to act before the next Oliari comes to the Strasbourg court to sue Slovakia.

Business

Volkswagen is looking for 1,000 new staffers

The carmaker plans to hire Slovaks, but may also employ foreigners.

Business

Non-transparent purchases by ministry’s hospital confirmed

The Public Procurement Office has confirmed the flaws in competitions, but the Interior Ministry fights back.

News

Preparation of young journalists lags

Editors and students complain about the lack of practical training at journalism schools and missing links with the realities of the media market.

News

Raslavice, the village where people know how to use the EU funds

By using eurofunds and state aid new Mayor of Raslavice Marek Rakoš thus created some 80 jobs in two years.

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Former education minister Peter Plavčan and PM Robert Fico on July 24.

Crisis ends in Danko’s defeat

Education minister steps down following Fico’s call, Danko not ruling out he might leave politics.

Extremists were driving through Banská Bystrica Region

But were opposed by retail chains and activists as well.

Students gearing up for third anti-corruption march

They have meanwhile managed to collect 70,000 signatures under their petition.

June 5 anti-corruption march

Visualisation of the future skyline of Bratislava

Bratislava growing high Photo

High-rise buildings sprouting up in Bratislava

Manufacturer of high-tech products asks for investment stimuli of €20.3 million

Spinea promises to more than double the number of its employees

The Spinea company in Prešov

Tesco opens its biggest distribution centre in central Europe near Galanta Photo

It supplies not only central Europe but twenty more countries.


The rainbow flag flew over the US Embassy in Bratislava in 2016.

Things that make us different also make us stronger

On August 19, a rainbow flag will fly over the US Embassy in Bratislava to represent the firm commitment of the United States to defending the human rights of LGBTI people, writes Ambassador Sterling.

Blog: Moving beyond “moderate innovator”

Peter Kolesár sees all the shortcomings of the current situation in Slovakia, but he remains optimistic about the innovation potential of the country and its future development.

Peter Kolesár (l) and Ernest de Laminne de Bex of CIDIC (r)

The season to be silly

Andrej Danko says he has had enough of the coalition agreement. The question of the week is: why?

Andrej Danko arrives to coalition council on August 8.

Italian Ambassador to Slovakia Gabriele Meucci

Meucci: Italy is not going through a catastrophe

Gabriele Meucci has been serving as the Italian Ambassador to Slovakia since January this year. Coming from a posting in Kosovo where he headed the major EULEX mission, he says that Slovakia is a haven for Italian…

Garth: We need a deal that will benefit both

“When I talk to the Brits living in Slovakia, they are quite relaxed about things,” UK Ambassador to Slovakia Andrew Garth says about the Brexit-related concerns.

UK Ambassador to Slovakia Andrew Garth

A view from Sitno peak, Štiavnické vrchy

Best hiking trails in Slovakia (Spectacular Slovakia - travel guide) Plus

This regularly updated feature on hiking in Slovakia provides tips on "hidden" routes and top hiking trips.

A precious fresco uncovered in Stará Ľubovňa Photo

The fresco was discovered under several layers of plastering.

Two Slovaks decorated with Italian state awards

The Order of the Star of Italy was granted by the Italian president to recognised expert in Italian opera Jaroslav Blaho, and teacher at the Grammar School of Ladislav Sára in Bratislava Marta Markošová.

Jaroslav Blaho

Chiara Bunce

A British athlete will represent Slovakia

Chiara Bunce has already won several medals at British youth championships.

Summer camp for Slovak footballers

The aim is not only to train the youth in sporting skills but also teach them to become decent and intelligent people.

Illustrative stock photo

Eight Tatra peaks in 27 hours

The man from Košice ended up before his goal due to health problems.

Richard Zvolánek