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Nobel Prize winning scientist in Bratislava

Klaus von Klitzing will talk in Slovakia about his Nobel Prize and the new kilogram. Register now for the free lecture.

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Dual quality in the EU will be punished

Slovakia’s Agriculture Ministry welcomed the change, calling it a victory.

Food prices keep falling.
Opinion

Blog: Easter Monday: What doesn't kill you makes you stronger

Although I normally am the first to embrace and celebrate traditions, my first Easter in Slovakia was rather a shock.

Folklore ensemble (FS) Lysec showed traditions and habits in the Museum of Slovak Village (SNM) on Sunday before Easter.
Culture & lifestyle

Why did the Slavs visit graves on Easter?

Traditions, which differ from region to region, often reflect the way of life of our ancestors, says ethnologist.

Easter traditions in Slovakia.
Opinion

Blog: Bringing top business minds and students together

Martin Kardoš of CSI Leasing introduces the Mentor Network Program aimed at pairing young talents with experienced mentors from the business world.

Martin Kardoš, Managing Director CEE at CSI Leasing, at one of the Mentor Network Program events.
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What makes us happy at work?

What are the things that make employees stay longer in a company? You don’t have to guess. Let them tell you.

Opinion

Blog: What about parking slots for “brains”?

Will the state of biomedical research trigger reactions at least half as passionate as Bratislava's parking policy?

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Culture & lifestyle

Will you get a cold shower or a whipping this Easter?

Easter traditions differ from region to region across Central Europe, involving water, whips, and lots of food.

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Kiska appointed three new Constitutional Court judges

The court now has the minimum number of judges to create a plenum.

President Andrej Kiska
Culture & lifestyle

Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between April 19 and April 28, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

Easter market
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People standing in front of the Foreigners Police Department in Bratislava.
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No more queues? Foreigners' Police have introduced online booking system

The system is offered by 12 Foreigners' Police departments across Slovakia.

10 things you need to know about the new parking policy in Bratislava

Foreigners living in Bratislava who are not eligible for permanent residence do not need to worry.

Current parking in Bratislava

Press freedom in Slovakia continues worsening

Journalists in the country continue to be harassed one year after the murder of Ján Kuciak.

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U.S. Steel in Košice

Which cities in Slovakia have the worst air quality?

28 locations in Slovakia listed in the ranking. Many affected by heavy industries.

Will Volkswagen Bratislava win production of new models within the group?

VW Slovakia is boosting efficiency by 30 percent.

Car production in Volkswagen Slovakia.

European Commission conditionally approves the acquisition of Embraco

The new Japanese owner will have to sell its second plant manufacturing the same products.

The Japanese firm Nidec purchased the Brazilian company Embraco in April 2019. The EC investigated whether the acquisition would distort the competition.
NATO headquarters in Brussels

There is no reason to apologise for our NATO membership

Slovakia has been part of the alliance for 15 years this April.

Ancient drama has returned to Slovak politics

Grassroots citizens’ movements, the ruling powers as well as competing political parties and figures all clash in the struggle for the interpretation of Kuciak.

November 16, 2018 protest in Bratislava

Smer could still break free from Fico. Or could it?

While his predecessor is ready for a war to defend his vision of Slovakia, Pellegrini says it is time to talk about change.

Departing Finance Minister Peter Kažimír (l) and PM Peter Pellegrini (r)
Village of Čičmany
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These are the 12 most beautiful spots in Slovakia

How many of them have you visited?

Slovak UNESCO sites want to help fire-damaged Notre Dame

Vlkolínec, which has started the initiative, calls on other sites to join in.

Vlkolínec (left) and Notre Dame (right) were named UNESCO sites in the early 1990s.
Archaeological treasure found near Likavka
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Boars dug out a treasure of coins from the turn of 15th and 16th century

The finders called the preservationists and are eligible to the 100 percent finder's fee.

Slovakia's philharmonic ensembles will play concerts in tribute to Notre Dame

Two Easter holidays concerts will take place in Bratislava and Košice.

Slovakia's philharmonic orchestras will pay tribute to the burned-down Notre Dame cathedral before Easter.

Archaeological research uncovered 17 cremation graves

It is possible that experts will find some Bronze jewellery.

Archaeological research uncovered 17 cremation graves
Peter Sagan

National Cycling Centre to be built in Orechová Potôň

It will be accessible for both professional cyclists and amateurs.