Trenčín Castle.

Eight Slovak regions are more transparent than the largest municipalities, a new Transparency International Slovakia ranking shows.

16. may
The Health Ministry has suspended the gender reassignment protocol, which establishes guidelines for legal gender recognition, this week.

The document does not include diagnostic procedures, which the ministry now sees as a problem.

19. may
Bratislava is preparing to combat any potential explosion in mosquito numbers.

The capital will again deploy volunteers to monitor mosquito hatcheries.

20. may
Peter Sabaka.

One scientist already won a lawsuit.

19. may
The Esterházy Palace, the last SNG building still open to the public in Bratislava, will close for the summer.

Bratislava premises to shut for summer.

18. may
Hikers relax at the top of the Minčol peak.

The Koruna Turca challenge crosses five mountain ranges.

26. apr
Finance Minister Igor Matovič on May 18, 2022.

The government passed several anti-inflation measures on May 18. It is now time for MPs to vote.

19. may
A Slovnaft filling station.

The top 3 chains are not a surprise.

Tomáš Vašuta
17. may



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Meeting a bear does not necessarily mean that it will attack you.

Bear attacks, tourist badly injured

Three rescue teams and a helicopter set out to help.

12. may

News digest: Slovakia pays for Russian gas in euros

A doctor filed lawsuits against MPs spreading lies about him. Government-approved anti-inflation help might not get support. Learn more in today's digest.

19. may

News digest: Slovak embassy in Kyiv reopens

Government approves new Slovnaft tax. Bratislava palace to close in summer.

18. may

Solutions to tackle brain drain planned as part of Slovakia’s Recovery Plan

Easier integration of foreigners and Slovaks returning from abroad are among the measures laid out by the plan, which should pour hundreds of millions of euros into the Slovak economy.

17. may
Slovakia's GDP rose by 0.4 percent quarter on quarter in Q1/2022, the latest GDP flash estimate published by the Statistics Office shows.

Slovak economy back at pre-pandemic levels, possibly thanks to households

The war in Ukraine impacted the country's economic growth in Q1/2022, but not its labour market.

17. may

Why come to Slovakia?

And why I would surely return.

13. may
US Ambassador Bridget Brink

US defending Slovakia is not a promise, it's a commitment

US Ambassador Bridget Brink is leaving her post after three years.

17. may
Far-right LSNS MPs leave the room during Ukrainian President Zelensky's speech.

What kind of person walks out on Zelensky?

The kind that is trying to get into government, unfortunately.

16. may

Hundreds head to little-known Brdárka in May

Cherry orchard, rocky hills, and a special workshop are among the attractions.

9. may
Sheep at the Zbojská saddle, central Slovakia.

Weekend: From "Outlaw Express" ride to hitting ski slopes for the last time

"The Bodyguard", a stage musical, has premiered in Slovakia. Join us in listening to the 2021 best-selling album.

6. may
Men pose with underground mining equipment in the unused space in a Hnúšťa mine.

Hnúšťa to open museum with underground tours

The history of the town in the Gemer region is linked to mining.

4. may
Slovak goalkeeper Patrik Rybár during the first game at the 2022 world hockey championship in Helsinki, Finland, on May 13, 2022.

Slovakia wins first game at this year's world hockey championship

Pavol Regenda scored the opening goal against France.

13. may
Slovak player Juraj Slafkovský and German player Moritz Seider are fighting for the puck at the world hockey championship in Finland on May 14, 2022.

Slovakia will have to wait for second win following 1-2 loss to Germany

Slovakia had 29 shots on the German net, visibly more than Germany.

14. may
Craig Ramsay.

Slovakia coach Ramsay: I'm nervous as always

The boys will try hard, coach says.

12. may
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