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Hotel Devín's Spa Centre is the perfect place to unwind and get active.

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Being young is harder than it used to be

The failure of older generations to sympathise with youth means politics are primarily a contest of who can hand out more gifts to old people.

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Historian: After 1948, Czechoslovakia was paralysed with fear

On February 25, Czechs and Slovaks mark 70 years since the rise of Communism in their common state. Historian Jan Pešek talks about the coup and its aftermath.

Opinion

Blog: Foreigners, get involved

What about making our voices heard? And not only in itsy-bitsy interviews about traditional cuisine and the High Tatras.

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Top 3 stories from Last Week in SlovakiaVideo

Kuzmina is the most successful Slovak Olympian.

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In the nice environment of the Tatra mountains, you find an exceptional hotel.

Culture & lifestyle

Cemetery with a remarkable creative conceptPhoto

The shapes of tombstones were prescribed until 1997

Culture & lifestyle

Foreigners: Top 10 events in BratislavaVideo

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between February 23 and March 4, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

Business

Slovakia’s story of economic success

The country marks 25th anniversary of its existence as an independent state

Opinion

Two anniversaries, one enduring relationship

Countless Slovaks and Americans continue to cultivate and renew the strong bonds of friendship between the US and Slovakia through cooperation in the business, technological, cultural, and educational spheres.

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Slovakia has a university with the same accreditation as Cambridge

The Faculty of Informatics and Information Technologies of STU offers much to students, but it should focus more on teachers.

Populists are more creative than liberals

The essence of creativity and good governance is about finding a coherent story. When every city gets smart, being a stupid city will be an advantage, says a strategic management expert.

Maciej Kisilowski

Police investigate illegal employment of foreigners

Two cases in Bratislava and Michalovce, both of which occurred this week, suggest that police will continue to crack down on illegal employment.

Bakery, illustartive stock photo

Who are Slovakia’s biggest taxpayers?

Only four Slovak companies among top 10.

The country’s biggest logistics real estate company expands to central Slovakia

Prompted by interest of potential tenants, Prologis has acquired land in Žiar nad Hronom

Visualisation of Prologis Park Nitra

Government greenlights bill to cut red tape

The bill is first measure to be adopted under the "once is enough" principle


Tom Nicholson

Nicholson: The truth about Slovakia

I leave knowing that I have seen the best of what Slovaks can be.

Who will take Kuzmina as a neighbour?

In Slovakia, immigrants mostly provoke negative feelings. Not when it comes to the biathlon.

Anastasiya Kuzmina thanks her fans after silver victory on February 12.

Blog: Government Affairs in Slovakia – how did this profession develop and what is its future?

It is encouraging that more and more companies based in Slovakia are starting to realize that it is also possible to shape EU policies from a small country like Slovakia and use the services of government affairs…

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Slovak police checking cars at the border crossing in Berg, Austria.

Keep your passport at hand on your trip to Austria

There are no internal border controls on the Austrian-Slovak border. Yet, the Austrian police check cars and buses heading to Slovakia.

New medium for Hungarian minority receives money from Orbán

The publisher, foundation Pro Media, does not consider it problematic.

Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán

Who do Slovaks marry the most among foreigners?

Mixed marriages are still quite rare among Slovaks compared to elsewhere in the EU. Slovak women are more likely to marry foreigners than Slovak men. Here is why.

Famous mime celebrates anniversary with Bratislava performances

Apart from giving four performances in the theatre where his Slovak career started 50 years ago, internationally famous mime artist Milan Sládek will also have a show with the public-service RTVS broadcaster.

Milan Sládek and his Antigona at the UNESCO residence.

Well-known British Tree Hunter visits Slovakia Photo

Vote for your favourite tree in the contest.


Anastasiya Kuzmina

UPDATED: Slovakia’s Kuzmina wins Olympic gold Video

The Slovak biathlete dominates the 12.5km race at this year’s Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang.

Slovak biathletes surprise in women’s relay Photo

Though they were not considered favourites, Slovak biathletes fought bravely for medal positions but ended fifth.

Ivona Fialková of Slovakia crosses the finish line.

Skier Vlhová missed the medal by 0.65 seconds Photo

She competed in the Alpine Combined Slalom for the first time.

Petra Vlhová