The Faculty of Management has flourished thanks to its international focus

22. feb
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They will be vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine.

27. feb
The sign reads: Vaccination centre Covid-19, if you need to ensure barrier-free access, contact the staff

Health Ministry dealing with the situation.

26. feb
Dobroslav Trnka

His son is banned too.

25. feb

Tibor Gašpar led the police under Smer, now he is facing organised crime charges.

25. feb
Car production in Volkswagen Slovakia in Bratislava.

Slovakia’s price tag for pandemic measures is €4.6 billion so far.

24. feb
A nurse holds up the Sputnik V vaccine for COVID-19 at the National Hospital as vaccinations start in Itaugua, Paraguay.

Slovakia’s febrile politics has made it vulnerable to Russian mischief using its Sputnik vaccine.

25. feb
Empty Obchodná Street in Bratislava

Every three hours, one patient dies in Košice hospital, chief infectologist says.

24. feb
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Why it may be a good idea to focus your attention in-house when looking for talent?

23. feb

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Richard Sulik said he is ready to serve as health minister.

News digest: More people in hospital and vaccination halted

Kurzarbeit to become a permanent tool. Sulík offers himself for health minister. Slovakia gets another protected regional specialty.

24. feb
Covid-19 department in Bratislava

News digest: Germany offers help with covid patients, former GP banned from entering the US

In the second wave of the pandemic, Slovakia is the only country in Europe where entire Roma communities continue to be quarantined, ombudswoman claims. Romanian healthcare workers arrive in Slovakia.

25. feb
Bratislava Port

Nobody caused the death of Viola Macáková. According to the police, her heart failed

She was found at the Bratislava port in autumn 2019.

25. feb

Smithfield Foods buys Penta's meat-processing business

Mecom will fit into their growth plan in Europe, the buyer said.

22. feb
Labour Minister Milan Krajniak

Government greenlighted permanent kurzarbeit, self-employed not included

A new fund of employment will not come to being.

24. feb
A lab technician holds a vile of a COVID-19 vaccine candidate during testing at the Chula Vaccine Research Center, run by Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, May 25, 2020. Researchers in Thailand claim to have promising results with the vaccine in mice, and have begun testing on monkeys.

People in financial dire straits less willing to get Covid jab

Most people believe vaccination will lead to an improvement in their financial situation, a survey shows.

23. feb
Mathematician Richard Kollár during the press conference in the Presidential Palace on February 16, 2021.

Coronavirus in Slovakia: what is going on?

The answer is just three words.

17. feb
Laura during her field visit to a community centre in Bubq, Albania.

Blog: EU Aid Volunteers acquire on-the-job training abroad

It has been a really intense year, but I don't regret anything, writes ADRA Slovakia volunteer Laura Naw.

24. feb
Banská Bystrica

Surviving, so far as we can tell

Does anyone understand Slovakia’s pandemic rules any more?

23. feb

Swinging into the sunset in Kysuce

A new swing was built in the village of Oščadnica. The creators were inspired by the one in Zázrivá.

22. feb

Arbor-vitaes and spruces in the city park will be replaced by new trees

Former Lenin Park in Banská Bystrica, recognized as a national cultural monument, is going through timber felling.

25. feb
A new avalanche beacon checkpoint was established in Hrebienok in the High Tatras.
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Ski mountaineers in the Tatras can use new warning system against avalanches

The PIEPS Checkpoint is a world-famous board according to which ski mountaineers can assess avalanches through avalanche transceivers.

17. feb
Slovakia's Filip Polasek (left) and Croatia's Ivan Dodig kiss their trophy after defeating Rajeev Ram of the US and Britain's Joe Salisbury in the men's doubles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021.
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Slovak tennis player wins the Australian Open final

Filip Polášek and Croatian player Ivan Dodig beat Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram in men’s doubles final.

21. feb
Petra Vlhová
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Petra Vlhová wins silver at the world championship

The Slovak skier is vice-master in slalom.

20. feb
Filip Polášek (l) and Ivan Dodig

The success of a Slovak tennis player: He will play in the Australian Open doubles finals

Filip Polášek is the first male Grand Slam tennis player to make it to the finals.

18. feb