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Summer is here, and it is the greatest time to explore the beauty of Slovakia.


The first Slovak satellite goes into orbit

After five years of construction, SkCUBE is ready to fly


Another salary negotiation at Volkswagen failsPhoto

The strike continues, the representatives of the trade unions say it would be a mistake to give up.


Anti-extremist campaign: Together, there are more of usPhoto

Activists launched a new anti-extremism campaign ahead of the autumn regional election in Banská Bystrica.

Culture & lifestyle

Foreigners: Events in Bratislava

Tips for performances and other events in the capital between June 23 and July 2, including concerts, parties, festivals, classical music, cycling, a picnic, exhibitions and more.


Electronic payment order procedure

It is important that, in the event such petition for the issue a payment order is submitted, any and all documents and decisions are delivered electronically, as electronic official documents.


Airports tighten security measures

The US ban of laptops and electronic devices from aircraft cabins on flights from some airports, applies to those from Košice airport to Istanbul.


Young Slovaks defeat the champions from SwedenPhoto

Despite the victory, their advance to the U21 EURO semi-finals is still uncertain.


Slovakia cautioned to expect heat and storms

Slovakia is facing a heat wave, with storms expected for the southern and western regions on June 22.

Culture & lifestyle

They earn thousands of euros – and are important even to politicians. Why are Youtubers so attractive?

Youtubers are among the most influential people of the younger generation. Apart from funny videos, they also point to social issues.

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It can pay to outsource some of your paperwork.

Are you a foreigner about to leave Slovakia? Prepare for never-ending bureaucracy

Slovakia does not want its foreigner workers to leave. At least - all the required paperwork suggests this.

Social worker sentenced for not helping abused child

The final sentence was announced for the social worker assigned to help the five-year-old whose body was found in her apartment.

Bratislava Regional Court

Opposition files suit against businessman Kočner over tax evasion

Two opposition parties joined forces to file a lawsuit against businessman and alleged crony of the government, Marián Kočner, over one specific case that dates back more than a year.

Mrián Kočner defends himself (late 2016)

Last minute talks to avert strike at Volkswagen Slovakia have failed

The strike due to start on June 20 will be the first of its kind in the history of Volkswagen in Slovakia.

Strike in VW SK continues, talks to resume Photo

Paused strike negotiations at Volkswagen Slovakia are set to resume for third day at 15:30

Strike at Volkswagen Slovkaia continued until late night on June 21.

Slovakia to produce '7days' and 'Bake Rolls'

A giant bakery is to be built in the south of the country.

Illustrative stock photo

US Ambassador to Slovakia Adam Sterling

What connects Americans and Slovaks

The USA and Slovakia face similar challenges, and when they tackle them together they can be more effective.

The politics of a police shooting

Cynicism bred by a generation of injustice leads us to mistrust even a routine police action.

Illustrative stock photo

Why (not) Rezník?

The top job at RTVS is too important to hand to a deeply compromised candidate.

The RTVS radio building

The church from Slovakia in the Icelandic town of Reydarfjordur.

Icelandic Catholics receive a wooden church from Slovakia Video

The bishop of Reykjavík who is also the top representative of the Catholic Church in Iceland, comes from Slovakia

UPDATED: Antimonopoly Office stops investigation of presidency orders

The Foreign Affairs Ministry welcomes the decision, but the ethics watchdog says the scrutiny lacked depth.

the Slovak EU Council Presidency

Gangland boss Yegorov has been detained in Ukraine

The gang leader who had been charged with five murders in Slovakia has been detained in Ukraine.

Volodymyr Yegorov with police on July 27, 2011 in Bratislava.

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Via ferrata in Veľký Kyseľ, Slovenský raj, Slovakia

Slovenský raj re-opens tourist attraction after decades Photo

The national park Slovenský raj (Slovak Paradise) was visited by hundreds of thousands from all over the world in the 40 years in which its big attarction was closed.

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia Photo

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 23 and July 2, including historical fencing bouts at a castle, shows of traditional crafts, music in an open-air museum, gold-digging in a…

Medieval Days 2016 in Hlohovec

Family singletrack will soon be opened close to Bardejov Video

The project is expected to help increase the number of visitors to the upper Šariš region.

Bardejovské Kúpele

Sagan finally made it to the stage on June 17.

Sagan climbs fence to accept Tour de Suisse award Video

Slovak cyclist Peter Sagan won two stages of the recent Tour de Suisse competition and may have changed his tactics before the upcoming Tour de France.

Female basketball players out of the medal positions at the European championship Photo

The Slovak representatives failed to defeat their rivals from France at EuroBasket Women 2017.

Young Slovak footballers with mixed results in Poland so far Photo

The footballers won the opening match at the European Under-21 Championship 2017, but lost the second match.

The Slovak team has visible support at tribunes.