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Lajčák gives two versions of the Evka story

The Foreign Ministry gives opposing statements about suspicious procurement related to the Slovak Presidency over the EU Council.

Business

PM Fico: Investors should clearly declare whether they have encountered corruption or not

Representatives of the biggest investors in Slovakia met with Fico to discuss the local business environment.

Opinion

Blog: HR Marketing: Not everybody can be Google!

It is important to know who your target audience is and the position you aspire to achieve as an employer on the market.

Culture & lifestyle

Bratislava concert of Depeche Mode unstoppable despite rainPhoto

The stop in the Slovak capital of the famous band was part of their Global Spirit Tour, promoting the latest album.

Opinion

The idea of Slovakia

What does this country stand for? Slovaks could – and should – shout a little louder about what they have achieved, and where they want to go.

Business

Unemployment rate falls to 7.74 percent in April

For the first time since 2008, the unemployment rate in Slovakia was lower than 8 percent.

Business

Wooden toothbrushes prompt small-scale industrial revival in BratislavaPhoto

To begin with, young enthusiast Roman Kovács just wanted to change his local environment for the better, and to help people.

Business

Amazon chose Slovakia for its top returns centrePhoto

The online retainer lures its future workers by wages and benefits.

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PM Robert Fico

Slovakia will seek new Homophobe of the Year

The title was granted to extremist Marian Kotleba last year.

Savchenko is a traitor and people have extraterrestrial blood are hoaxes

The Slovak Spectator brings a selection of hoaxes that appeared on the internet in Slovakia over the past week.

Nadia Savchenko

Quote of the week

“You will never make me say it was a black hole.”

Robert Fico signing the Rome Declaration

The construction of new Bratislava bus station kicks off Photo

Construction is starting with a 125-metre administration tower, and will continue with the new bus station premises in summer.

PKS: Share of Slovak food products in stores keeps falling

The Slovak Association of Modern Trade points out that Slovak producers are often unable to satisfy the demand of retailers.

Illustrative stock photo

Bratislava lures tourists with campaign featuring historical figures Photo

The Slovak capital Bratislava intends to attract tourists with a new campaign based on personalities that have historical ties with the city, such as Maria Theresa, Albert Einstein and Pope John Paul II.

The banner featuring Albert Einstein

Testing the Teflon

A year after the Bašternák case began, nothing seem to be sticking to the interior minister. Yet.

Blog: Here comes my permit, at last

A foreigners' real experience at the foreigners’ police department in Bratislava.

Blog: Companies need not be perfect, but they must be ready to admit a mistake

Companies must learn to empathize with their target group – with their needs and expectations.

The increase in revenues for online ads has taken a bite out of the advertising in print media.

A 'Golden Bridge of Silk Road' structure outside the National Convention Center, the venue which holds the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, in Beijing.

Will the New Silk Road pass through Slovakia?

Economy Minister Peter Žiga attends major meeting on the project in Beijing.

Slovak charged in the international raid against child pornography

He was detained within the international operation Pacifier.

Police, illustrative stock photo

Slovak diplomat to become EU ambassador to Moldova

Slovak Ambassador to Greece, Peter Michalko, should become the European union ambassador to Moldova, the Politico website informed in mid-May.

Peter Michalko

Visualisaion of the rebuilt SNG.

Reconstruction of the Slovak National Gallery goes on Photo

After completion, it will offer top exhibition spaces, a library, a multifunctional cinema hall, cafés and a lot of free public space.

Asteroid named after Slovak scientist

An asteroid bears the name Vladobahýl.

Ilusstrative stock photo

Women fitness up to 163 cm: Michaela Pavleová (centre) and Alexandra Kovalská (r).

Slovak fitness successful across most categories Photo

Slovak athletes won 8 gold medals, 1 silver and 3 bronze at the European championship in bodybuilding and fitness 2017.

General Prosecutor finds no evidence that Weiss did anything wrong

The ruling confirmed the verdict of the District Prosecutor’s Office, Bratislava I which found that the football player did not drive the car.

Vladimír Weiss Junior

Slovaks say goodbye to the world championship with a loss Video

In its last match in the preliminary round, the Slovak national hockey team lost the game at the IIHF World Championships 2017 against Sweden.