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Application of GDPR with respect to the size of the enterprise

The right form of personal data protection is to be drawn primarily from the point of view of the data subject.

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Top 3 news from Last Week in SlovakiaVideo

EMA will not relocate to Slovakia - Job ads will have to state actual payrates - Trnava factory to produce electric cars

Business

Námestie Slobody square closer to faceliftPhoto

The Bratislava city council wants to revitalise the square by the end of 2018

Sport

Slovak hockey league will not rest during Olympics

Unlike the Slovak premiere hockey league, Swiss, German and Russian leagues will take a break during the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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Disputed fee for preferential treatment at doctors to be re-introduced

Patients unwilling to wait at the doctor’s office may be able to make appointments starting next year, for a fee of €50.

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Modern luxury next to the Blue Church

Although modern in architecture, Bezručova Residence preserves Bratislava´s rich history through luxurious and innovative living.

Culture & lifestyle

Gilden: Take the negative and make a positive from itPhoto

The works of New York native, photographer Bruce Gilden, who has worked for five decades in the streets of the biggest cities, are on exhibit in the Kunsthalle (House of Arts) in Bratislava.

Culture & lifestyle

Foreigners: Top 10 events in BratislavaVideo

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between November 24 and December 3, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

News

Robert Fico has lost the electoral magic he once hadPlus

But his party can still bounce back if they do the things that make parties resilient.

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How propaganda has learned to use the truth

The Czech Centre for Investigative Journalism analysed the information war in the Visegrad Group countries.

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logging at Muránska Planina

Ecocide! How Slovakia destroys its national parks

Officially, the number of forests in Slovakia keeps growing but satellite shots of the national parks evoke horrors.

PISA tests: Slovak pupils lag behind in collaborative task solving

Slovak pupils are below the OECD average in collaborative problem solving, international PISA tests have shown.

Students’ tests, illustrative stock photo

Ex-minister and TV owner Rusko released from custody

The former politician/TV manager accused of ordering the murder of his business partner received an electronic location bracelet.

Pavol Rusko (C) released from pre-trial custody.

Bratislava will get new routes to London and Tbilisi

The new routes will be launched next year

Slovakia threatened with returning funds for dual education

The system is still not running as it should, and if the country fails to meet goals, it may be asked to pay back the money allocated from EU coffers.

People can follow highway construction progress

Non-governmental think-tank creates a map offering information about construction deadlines and current stages.

The checking of Svrčinovec-Skalité D3 stretchfound delay of six months.

Bratislava Castle

Blog: Slovakia’s time to shine is now

People may be able to recognise Slovakia’s neighbouring countries through associations with food, drinks, beautiful cities or well-known political events. But Slovakia remains very much "hidden".

Blog: The wanderer returns home

The places you visit, people you befriend, experiences that leave their mark, they all become a part of you.

The ongoing struggle for a free and democratic Slovakia

The people of Slovakia deserve the credit for the remarkable progress that this country has made over the past twenty-five years, US ambassador writes.

Illustrative stock photo

Illustrative stock photo

Planning to settle in Slovakia? You will need to speak some Slovak

Free language courses available for foreigners living in the capital.

Ad concerning Philippine housewives checked by ethical self-regulation body

A company promises in its ad to offer household helpers who are hardworking and discreet.

US Embassy is willing to pay rent

However, it still hasn't signed a new rental agreement with the city of Bratislava.

US Embassy in Bratislava

Archaeologists theorize found body is shaman Photo

Researching under the transport infrastructure for future Jaguar Land Rover reveals new archaeological secrets.

Holiday season starts, Christmas markets open

This weekend, two of the biggest Christmas markets in the Slovak capital will open to visitors.

Christmas tree in Hviezdosalvovo Square, Bratislava

New centre to open in Jasná

There will be new services added and the centre will become a visible landmark for better orienting.

Snow-making at Jasná

Olympic outfit of Slovak athletes

Fifty Shades of Grey: Slovakia's Olympic outfits will not stray from tradition Photo

The official outfit for Slovak athletes at the PyeongChang Olympic Games has been presented; the Slovak Olympic Committee (SOV) is not satisfied.

Slovaks ended the year with a victory Video

The Tuesday friendly match in Trnava meant a farewell to Slovak centre-back, Ján Ďurica, who ended his national team career with his 91st match.

Ján Ďurica leaving the national football team in the November 14, 2017 match.

Ice-hockey stadium revamp requires €5 million

Adjustments are required by the International Ice Hockey Federation who changed the criteria for holding world championship matches

The Ondrej Nepela ice-hockey stadium