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Noerr advise NEI on acquisition of Kinex

This is further evidence of Noerr building a strong regional M&A force, after years of developing its M&A practice in Slovakia.

Opinion

National court drama intensifies as polls raise alarm

The first week of the Kuciak murder trial saw key witnesses take the stand while polls do not rule out a far-right victory in February.

Peter Toth
Sport

Vlhová and Brignone share first place in Sestriere giant slalom

It was Vlhová's fourth victory in what is considered the most technically-challenging discipline in Alpine skiing.

Slovakia's Petra Vlhová crosses the finish line following an alpine ski race at the World Cup women's giant slalom in Sestriere, Italy.
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News

Trnka release, prosecutor questions charges

The police demanded custody for the former general prosecutor but in vain.

Dobroslav Trnka
Business

These 8 graphs explain why Slovakia is a car nation

Slovakia is the world’s largest car producer per capita.

An employee works on a car model at the PSA Groupe Slovakia car plant in Trnava, western Slovakia, on April 4, 2019.
News

Special Prosecutor Kováčik contests Tóth’s testimony

He has rejected contacts with Norbert Bödör, influencing the promissory notes case or other illegal conduct.

Special Prosecutor Dušan Kováčik
Business

Are the records of Slovak car industry getting a bitter undertone?

Automotive industry calls for measures to keep it internationally competitive.

Groupe PSA Slovakia plant in Trnava.
Business

Government sets a cap to state expenses

It will affect the new cabinet.

Ladislav Kamenický
Opinion

Effects of global changes will depend on the policies Slovakia implements

The speed of transformation requires us to plan ahead and be prepared.

Graduates from vocational schools are needed.

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Bratislava Airport

Bratislava airport will launch a direct flight to western Africa

Passengers can also travel to the Greek islands of Rhodos and Corfu.

Government approves investment aid for five companies

We just did our homework, Economy Minister Peter Žiga said.

The government approves investment support for five eastern Slovakian companies on January 15, 2020

Government urged to adopt new focus on R&D to help economy

The welcomed hike in tax incentive is not enough, say experts.

Slovakia needs to shift its focus to innovation.
Miroslav Marček

Historic trial started with a guilty plea

Kuciak murder trial and hauliers’ strike will impact elections.

Slovakia 2020: A guide to the political landscape

Find your way in the little big country with our itinerary.

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Views from Ostredok

Alps visible from Veľká Fatra

New record in distant observation.

Wooden huts from the top of Košice block of flats have new home

They were part of Furča's panorama for three years.

Žilina centre

Archaeologists discover remains of defensive ground bank in Žilina

The embankment was first mentioned in the 15th century.

Sad Janka Kráľa Park getting a facelift

Damaged trees will be cut or trimmed, paths and benches will be repaired.

Sculpture of poet Janko Kráľ after whom the Sad Janka Kráľa park is named.
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The Rise of Skywalker restores balance in the Star Wars universe

Returning director J. J. Abrams has delivered a satisfying end to the trilogy.

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Petra Vlhová celebrates after winning the women's World Cup slalom in Flachau, Austria.
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Vlhová dominates slalom in Flachau

The Slovak skier defended her victory from last year.

Vlhová beats Shiffrin in Zagreb

She thus ended Shiffrin’s slalom win streak.

Slovakia's Petra Vlhová celebrates on podium after winning an alpine ski, women's World Cup slalom in Zagreb, Croatia.
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Slovak skier Vlhová dominates parallel slalom in St Moritz

It is her first victory in this World Cup season.

Slovakia's Petra Vlhová celebrates with teammates at the end of an alpine ski, women's parallel slalom World Cup in St Moritz, Switzerland.
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