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Events in Hotel Devin - Exclusive premises and modern equipment

Hotel Devín is a popular venue for business meetings, family celebrations and informal get-togethers.


Tax assignation fetches record funds

More than one half of companies do not assign corporate taxes to non-government organisations.


Politics is not filth, it concerns all of us

Who falls asleep in democracy, wakes up in totalitarianism.


Slovakia has its historically most successful ParalympicsVideo

The athlete who won most medals is visually impaired skier Henrieta Farkašová – who was unhappy, though, after coming second in the slalom on March 17.


Government accelerates hiring from abroad

The Labour Ministry introduced a list of job positions in short supply which should become subject to a shorter recruitment process: from six to three months.


AquaCity Poprad is a grand centre of wellness

Relaxation awaits in our 13 outdoor and indoor pools. The principles of fire and water will lead you through the world.


Italian companies in Slovakia drew EU-funds worth €68m

After the Agriculture Ministry lifted its embargo, it turned out that the companies of Italians suspected of ties with ’Ndrangheta received subsidies worth millions of euros, through the Agricultural Paying Agency.


Zuzana Kronerová: I would stand for twelve hours in the street with you

In an interview with Sme, Slovak actress Zuzana Kronerová discusses why she stands with the Slovak people and their pursuit for a more decent Slovakia.


Media are the ultimate frontiers in defending freedom in society today

Miklós Haraszti’s keynote speech at the Budapest award ceremony of the European Press Prize, March 14, 2018.


Fico fell. These are good, not perfect, developments

Unlike Kaczyński’s case there are two other parties in the coalition with Smer who can still bring the government down at any time.

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Enough of Smer, people chanted in streets Video

Government resignation is not enough, the crowd called for early elections. This is how it looked like in Bratislava on March 16.

The Nitra concert for Ján and Martina was attended by hundreds of people Photo

Organisers say they want to continue the concerts to emphasise that music needs freedom and to commemorate those who died for a cause closely connected with freedom, Ján and Martina.

Nitra concert for Ján and Martina, March 18.

Kuciak Sr: I do not believe justice will be served

The parents of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová are sceptical as to whether the investigation of their children's murder will return results and justice will be served.

Ex-minister, ex-MP and lawyer Daniel Lipšic.

ryanair plane, illustrative stock photo

More flights from Bratislava

Ryanair is adding four new destinations to its list of flights from Bratislava this summer.

Cure for lack of workers: foreigners and automation

HR experts agree that Slovak companies will struggle with the lack of qualified workers and high number of vacancies.

Companies seek pensioners to fill vacancies

Lack of qualified labour has increased the demand for pensioners.

Most-Híd chair Béla Bugár comes to the Government Office, March 13.

Fico is going. So why does the crisis continue?

These 10 answers will help you understand why the coalition’s decision to rebuild the government from scratch does not satisfy the critics and protesting masses.

Blog: Should foreigners in Slovakia care about today's crisis?

Collectively, we are responsible for the future of our children, whether you are Slovak, Italian, German or, in my case, Dutch.

Bratislava "For Decent Slovakia" gathering on March 16, 2018.

Blog: Slovakia needs its Macron

"For a Decent Slovakia", where next ? Reflections from a Brit living in Slovakia.

For Decent Slovakia, protest in Lučenec on March 9.

The EP delegation visited the house of murdered journalist Ján Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kušnírová in Veľká Mača.

Fico: There is no mafia in eastern Slovakia

The EP delegation voiced concerns over the trust of institutions, mafia ties with Slovakia’s representatives, and unfriendliness towards journalists.

Prestigious foreign website notes architectonic value of SNP Memorial Photo

The portal archdaily.com ranked the SNP Memorial among remarkable buildings such as the Slovak Radio building in Bratislava and Bridge SNP.

FAQ: State citizenship of the Slovak Republic

The Slovak Spectator brings you the set of the most frequently asked questions with regard to acquiring and losing Slovak state citizenship.

Slovakia and Slovenia

Do you know what Slovakia and Slovenia have in common?

Confusing Slovakia and Slovenia is a mistake that occurs even in top politics.

Great inventor and thinker finally has a statue in Bratislava Photo

The statue of Johann Wolfgang Kempelen has already inspired the creation of an urban legend

The statue of Johann Wolfgang Kempelen.

Henrieta Farkašová (L) and her guide, Natália Šubrtová.

Slovakia has a total of five Paralympic gold medals

After two days, Slovak Paralympic athletes won five gold medals, one silver and one bronze at the Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang, with the successful ones being Alpine skiers.

Slovak skier Velez-Zuzulová ends her career in a spectacular way Photo

However, her last race on march 10th was a feast for the eyes rather than a true competition.

The last World Cup race of V. Velez-Zuzulová in her career.

“We are Equal”, says new slogan of Paralympic athletes Video

They will try to follow previous successes at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang.

President Andrej Kiska and the Slovak representation for the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang.