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Noerr appoints a new national counsel starting from 2019

Noerr has promoted experienced lawyer, Martin Ťupek to national counsel from 1 January 2019.

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An entrepreneur has avoided trial 30 times since embezzling non-banking firms in 2002

The Supreme Court has suspended prosecution of Jozef Majský, who embezzled non-banking firms Horizont Slovakia and BMG Invest more than 15 years ago.

Businessman Jozef Majský during the trial in February 2010.
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We were joking before the trip, women from the first transport to Auschwitz recall

On March 25, Slovakia marked 75 years since the first transport of Jews to the Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz.

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Culture & lifestyle

Bratislava is the passage of my life, says photographer Anton Sládek

He has been taking pictures of the city since his youth.

Poštová Street
Opinion

China is shopping in southern Europe

News this week should trigger serious concern that the EU is on the verge of full disintegration. But not the news you think.

The European Central Bank acted mid-week, surprising some analysts.
Opinion

What Slovakia could teach Britain

As the Brexit process lumbers on, the British seem disinclined to take heed of anyone’s views. But Slovakia could offer some advice – and even solace.

British PM Theresa May greets her Slovak counterpart Peter Pellegrini.
News

Kočner had Kuciak murdered, then planned to escape

The controversial businessman admitted to an alleged mafia member that he might not get away with the crime.

Marian Kočner
News

Slovakia and Switzerland have a similar mental landscape

Slovakia feels younger, Switzerland seems more colourful, says Swiss Ambassador Alexander Hoffet.

Swiss Ambassador to Slovakia Alexander Hoffet
Business

Non-governmental and non-profit organisations will get a new register

NGOs refuse accusations of non-transparent financing.

The new register of non-profit and similar organisations may lead to better synergy.

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The biggest construction site in central Europe at 4.4 hectares large.
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What does the biggest construction site in central Europe look like?

Construction of central bus station Stanica Nivy in Bratislava continues.

Only one-third of companies in Slovakia described as innovative

Environmental innovation will be needed more than ever in the years to come.

Reopened Prievidza airport expected to attract tourists and investors

Company Brose Prievidza invested millions into modernisation of the airport.

Two aircraft from Germany landed during the reopening of Prievidza Airport.
Supreme Court judge Štefan Harabin.

Blog: Open those windows, please

It can bring about some real changes.

Blog: Join the success story of your favorite local brand

Crowd investing - a lesser known path to sources of capital which offers regional businesses the necessary foundation for international growth and innovation.

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Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between March 22 and March 31, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

Tourism in the High Tatras flourished in 2018

The biggest group of tourists are still Slovaks.

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Old castle in Banská Štiavnica

Dracula will be filmed in Banská Štiavnica

Filmmakers with well-known story come to the castle in March with well-known story.

Radio_Head Awards 2018: Critical 'Slovák' wins Song of the Year

Rapper Vec's winning hip hop record mocks Slovaks hypocrisy. These are the full results of the awards.

Rapper Vec wins the Song of the Year for his record 'Slovák', which ironically points out all the stereotypes about Slovaks as well as the stereotypes Slovaks have towards others.
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Protests organisers receive prestigious award for literature

The award winning book contains crucial moments of the initiative and the protests that were held after the murder of a journalist and his fiancée.

Some of the laureates of the Dominik Tatarka Award.
Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.

Police detained people for faking ice hockey world championship tickets

They recommend that people be careful and purchase tickets from authorised sellers.

Biathlete Kuzmina dominated in women's 10 km pursuit

She did not make any mistake at the shooting range.

Anastasia Kuzmina
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Kuzmina bids farewell to her career with a victory in sprint

Anastasia Kuzmina won the March 21 sprint, while another Slovak biathlete, Paulína Fialková, placed third.

Anastasia Kuzmina and her third globe
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