Amendment to the Labour Code entering into force on January 1, 2022.


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6. dec
Coalition partners announced the agreement.

Lockdown continues in another form, shops will open, schools will close earlier than expected.


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How to have your Covid vaccine doses received abroad recognised in Slovakia.


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Luboš Blaha of Smer (l) and Marian Kotleba of ĽSNS (r) came to talk to the protesters.

ĽSNS linked the pandemic to anti-migration sentiments.


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Igor Matovic

Finance minister proposes massive handout without consulting PM.


6. dec

The procurement rules have been amended again.


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6. dec
Katarína Nováková Grubb

Katarína Nováková Grubb made a career in the US. She remembers 2020 fondly despite the pandemic.


Kristína Sojáková
6. dec
Vinosady (Bratislava Region)

Just like in every other country, an average Slovak citizen does not have the means or power to change the dysfunctionality of the system.


Andrea Sadloňová
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Car poduction in Kia Slovakai in Teplička Nad Váhom

Slovakia remains the world’s biggest car manufacturer per 1000 inhabitants.


6. dec
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The amendment will be discussed in the second reading in parliament in February 2022 at the soonest.


6. dec

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Coronavirus in Slovakia: 7,049 new cases confirmed (graphs)

The total number of PCR-confirmed cases has exceeded 739,500.


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News digest: Ministry comes up with a plan to ease measures

Coalition to discuss longer lockdown. Slovakia lags behind in administering booster shots. Nearly half of Slovaks perceive the tax and levy reform negatively.


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Slovakia surpasses the US in sugar consumption

The worst culprits are sugary drinks, experts say.


30. nov
IC train

Fastest InterCity trains return to the tracks

The fastest train connects Bratislava and Košice in four hours and 43 minutes.


6. dec
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Households will pay more for gas and electricity next year

The regulatory authority has released caps for utility prices for 2022.


3. dec
President Zuzana Čaputová (front) and Health Minister Vladimír Lengvarský (back) visiting Ružinov hospital.

Lockdown it is. Or is it?

Hospitals are on the verge of collapse. President tells people to stop blabbing about Covid and get vaccinated.


29. nov
In samizdats, not even the editorial team knew where the publication was printed and who the middleman between the editorial and the printing house was.

Spying on the press has a tradition in Slovakia

Who, and why, is surveilling journalists in the country.


3. dec

Blog: What are the skills our children need?

Preparing for the future through STEAM.


30. nov
People swim in the Zázrivka stream in Lúčivná.
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Brrr! Orava is full of winter-swimming spots

The Orava water dam is not the only place to jump into during wintertime.


29. nov
Veľký Rozsutec is a peak located in the Malá Fatra mountain range.
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Stunning aerial photos show the beauty of Slovak Tuscany

See the Malá and Veľká Fatra mountain ranges and villages in the Turiec region as captured by photographer Miroslav Čillo.


25. nov
Waydanovský House, today Martineum, after reconstruction.
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Historical house near Bratislava cathedral no longer needs to hide behind Van Gogh

The Waydanovský House, now Martineum, will serve as the background facility for St Martin's Cathedral. Take a look at how it looked in the past and now.


1. dec
Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen loved travelling, but he did stay long in Bratislava
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Yes, Andersen visited Bratislava. The rest is just fairy tales

The famous Danish author found inspiration for The Little Match Girl in the Slovak capital, people have been told for years.


2. dec
Slovakia's only LGBTI sports club, Lotus Flowers, brings the LGBTI community and their allies together, and even some anti-LGBTI people.
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Slovak gay sportspeople live among us

A decade ago, gay people founded their own sports club, Lotus Flowers, in Bratislava.


26. nov
After obtaining a Slovak passport in 2017, American Andre Jones represented Slovakia for three years.

The NBA did not work out for them. US basketball players star in Slovakia's top league

The first US basketball players came to play in Slovakia in the nineties.


26. nov
Trnava hired a top US coach to get local children moving.

She trained top NHL athletes, now the Texan works with Trnava teachers

US coach Teri Nicole Rodriguez has six months to come up with a plan on how to get local children up and moving.


26. nov
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