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

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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.

Opinion

The politics of a police shooting

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

Opinion

Why (not) Rezník?

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

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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.

Business

Learn from successes along with mistakes

The mentoring programme enables contacts between students and business leaders, to help them move forward in their future career.

Sport

Young Slovak footballers with mixed results in Poland so farPhoto

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

News

Police reconsider training methods after killing a hostage

The Police corps lack a helicopter during car chases and a simulator for shooting from a moving car.

News

Is new RTVS director a threat to media freedom?

Media watchdogs say Jaroslav Rezník has proved friendly towards politicians in the past and has no scruples about considering pro-Russian propaganda news a fit source of information.

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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.

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)

Future RTVS head to be chosen in a different way

The culture minister wants the election to be less political.

Culture Minister Marek Maďarič

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.

State wants companies to publish their excessive VAT refunds

Several measures proposed as part of the amendments to the tax laws aim to fight tax evasion.

Finance Minister Peter Kažimír

GDP growth in following two years to exceed 4 percent

The recently published forecasts by the central bank and the OECD confirm the positive development of the country’s economy.

OECD Secretary General José Ángel Gurría

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.

Is democracy losing support?

The sense of crisis is felt in established democracies, developing democracies and even authoritarian regimes feel like like they are becoming more authoritarian.

Blog: Millennials through the eyes of leaders

What motivates millennials and what are their strengths and weaknesses?

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The church from Slovakia in the Icelandic town of Reydarfjordur.

Icelandic Catholics receive a wooden church from Slovakia Photo

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.

Magio Beach revisits the Danube embankment for its 11th season

Sand, concerts, films, sports, games, virtual reality and more until September 3

Magio beach

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.


Coach Pavel Hapal

Slovakia returns to U21 EURO after 17 years Video

The national team aims to at least advance from the group.

Female basketball players reach the quarterfinals Video

The team will again play in the quarterfinals of the 'EuroBasket Women' after an eight year gap.