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The apartments are designed to meet even the most demanding requirements.

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Kočner had Kuciak murdered, then planned to escape

The controversial businessman admitted to an alleged mafia member that he might not get away with the crime.

Marian Kočner
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Biathlete Kuzmina dominated in women's 10 km pursuit

She did not make any mistake at the shooting range.

Anastasia Kuzmina
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Slovakia and Switzerland have a similar mental landscape

Slovakia feels younger, Switzerland seems more colourful, says Swiss Ambassador Alexander Hoffet.

Swiss Ambassador to Slovakia Alexander Hoffet
Business

Non-governmental and non-profit organisations will get a new register

NGOs refuse accusations of non-transparent financing.

The new register of non-profit and similar organisations may lead to better synergy.
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Investment Advisory Guide for Slovakia

Your key to understanding the Slovak business environment.

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Following his communication with Zsuzsová, Vanek resigns from his post as prosecutor

Zsuzsová has been charged in connection with the murder of journalist Ján Kuciak.

René Vanek
Business

Jobs, phone calls and banks. What to prepare for after Brexit

Mobile operators and airports do not expect changes.

Opinion

Velvet Revolution: Few expected a smooth and non-violent transfer of power in the country

Images from the history of the Sme daily: The Revolution

SNP Square during the Velvet Revolution.
Travel

Spectacular Slovakia #27: Time gets telescoped in eastern Slovakia

Šariš: There’s a lot of Slovakia east of Prešov and Košice.

Wooden church in Ruská Bystrá.
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Zuzana Čaputová, the winner of the first round of presidential elections in Slovakia

Čaputová represents a rare victory for liberal forces in central Europe

A world media report about the victory of Zuzana Čaputová in the presidential election.

Čaputová leads in the poll before the run-off

She is supported mostly by young people and respondents with a university education.

Second round runner-ups Zuzana Čaputová and Maroš Šefčovič

War veteran Milan Píka has died

He served in the British Royal Air Force during WWII.

Milan Píka
The biggest construction site in central Europe at 4.4 hectares large.
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What does the biggest construction site in central Europe look like?

Construction of central bus station Stanica Nivy in Bratislava continues.

Reopened Prievidza airport expected to attract tourists and investors

Company Brose Prievidza invested millions into modernisation of the airport.

Two aircraft from Germany landed during the reopening of Prievidza Airport.

Blog: Organisations have difficulty finding qualified foreign language workers

The Elite Language Center recently conducted an online survey to learn more about foreign language use for business purposes in Slovakia.

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Blog: 10 things I do not miss about America

I experienced an interesting liberation from some aspects of American society that I became accustomed to.

Blog: Open those windows, please

It can bring about some real changes.

Supreme Court judge Štefan Harabin.

Blog: Join the success story of your favorite local brand

Crowd investing - a lesser known path to sources of capital which offers regional businesses the necessary foundation for international growth and innovation.

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Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between March 22 and March 31, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

Tourism in the High Tatras flourished in 2018

The biggest group of tourists are still Slovaks.

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View the virtual reconstruction of Fiľakovo castle in all its sumptuousness

After hundreds of years, Fiľakovo castle is undergoing renovation.

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Old castle in Banská Štiavnica

Dracula will be filmed in Banská Štiavnica

Filmmakers with well-known story come to the castle in March with well-known story.

Will Bratislava’s iconic music club in the bunker close down?

Subclub, previously the U.Club, is expected to close due to new borough development.

Subclub now

Radio_Head Awards 2018: Critical 'Slovák' wins Song of the Year

Rapper Vec's winning hip hop record mocks Slovaks hypocrisy. These are the full results of the awards.

Rapper Vec wins the Song of the Year for his record 'Slovák', which ironically points out all the stereotypes about Slovaks as well as the stereotypes Slovaks have towards others.
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Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.

Police detained people for faking ice hockey world championship tickets

They recommend that people be careful and purchase tickets from authorised sellers.

Kuzmina bids farewell to her career with a victory in sprint

Anastasia Kuzmina won the March 21 sprint, while another Slovak biathlete, Paulína Fialková, placed third.

Anastasia Kuzmina and her third globe
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Hamšík voted the best Slovak football player of 2018

The Slovak midfielder won the title eight times in the last 10 years.

Slovak midfielder Marek Hamšík was named Slovakia's Football Player of the Year.