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RPSP – A good intention ruined by execution

Almost ten months have lapsed since the Act concerning the Register of Public Sector Partners came into force.


Sagan shows impressive core exercisesVideo

The three-time world champion will start the new season in a month's time in Australia.


Slovak cybersecurity firm participated in global operation to disrupt malware system

Eset monitored malware and its impact on users over several years


UN committee: Slovakia still discriminates against Roma

Government should adopt measures to remove discrimination and segregation of the minority.


Infertility in men is increasing with those in their 40s better off then those in their 20s

Treatment of infertility can cost tens, or even several thousand euros. Only part of the cost is covered by health insurance companies.


Accessible Urban Living

Urban Residence is a multi-use building geared towards renters with a love for urban living in a peaceful environment.


Czechoslovakia could have been Switzerland

In Hodonín and Holíč, Czechoslovakia still exists.


Foreigners again used Slovak guns to kill

Although the international operation began in March, no investigator contacted a Slovak dealer.

Culture & lifestyle

Foreigners: Top 10 events in BratislavaVideo

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between December 15 and December 24, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.


Slovakia will have deficit budget in 2018

Analysts call for faster consolidation of public finances

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The army showcases the vehicles it plans to buy Video

They were similar to the Finnish originals, observer pointed out.

Police start criminal prosecution in Mečiar’s amnesties case

The General Prosecutor’s office does not consider the case time-limited.

Vladimír Mečiar

Hygienists confirmed second case of measles in Bratislava

Measles are very infectious, virus spreading through the air.

The University Hospital of Louis Pasteur in Košice


Business service centres in Slovakia are growing

Easier immigration procedures and cooperation with schools are important issues.

Poprad airport offers flights to Kiev this winter

A charter flight connecting the Tatra mountains with Kiev is slated for the January-March period, while a connection to Riga will be added as well.

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State scraps another disadvantageous tender

Meanwhile, it approves four IT projects to simplify the lives of people when dealing with state authorities.

Dairy-free chocolate mousse.

Blog: Slovak cuisine is boring and unimaginative

There, I said it. Now, before you start sending me vitriolic emails, please finish reading this post.

Blog: Environmental sustainability is the future for sustainability in business

A great example of how you can make a difference by sharing your passion with others: Ivana Maleš, co-founder of the Institute for Circular Economy, describes her journey from a blogger and promoter of the zero…

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Blog: Migration and equation of loss and gain

Central Europeans oppose change while Americans find opportunity in it.

EU takes Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic to court for refusing refugee quotas but not Slovakia

Slovak minister points out that the latest proposals by the Estonian presidency resemble Slovakia’s proposals from the Bratislava summit.

The fight against discrimination of minorities fails

A recent survey confirms the intolerance towards various groups across the EU.

Roma settlement in Markušovce

Austrian natural gas station close to Slovak border exploded Video

The incident, which claimed one fatality and at least 18 injuries, also created an emergency in a Slovak village close to the Austrian border.

The explosion of Austrian natural gas station in Baumgarten, December 12.

Christmas tree in Hviezdosalvovo Square, Bratislava

The Guardian: Bratislava Christmas markets are better than the German ones Photo

In its travel section, The Guardian recently compared several Christmas shopping opportunities and seasonal markets around Europe.

Fifth ice cathedral open to visitors Photo

The ice cathedral in the High Tatras will be open during the whole winter season.

Light of Bethlehem will shine in Bratislava

The inhabitants of Dúbravka will be able to take it home as of December 16.

Slovak floorball players lose to Finland

They are now in a contest for the 5th-8th places.

Slovak floorball players continue to ride their wave of success Photo

They defeated the Germans and advanced to the quarterfinals.