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Measles emergencies called off in Michalovce district

The measles epidemic seems to be almost over, with state of emergency called off.

14 8 2018 at 21:26 | News
Poll: Case of Vietnamese national has not pushed Smer under 20 percent yet

The August poll of the Focus polling agency showed that the ruling Smer party would still win, despite the highly publicised case of Slovak cabinet’s

14 8 2018 at 21:16 | News
Travelling exhibition of Alexander Dubček’s photos opens on selected trains

Unique photographs from TASR archives commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Prague Spring violently interrupted by the “friendly” invasion of

14 8 2018 at 21:12 | Culture & lifestyle
August 1968: After a temporary thaw, the Czechoslovak borders were sealed

Tens of thousands of citizens used the window of opportunity and left Czechoslovakia following the invasion of the Warsaw Pact troops 50 years ago.

14 8 2018 at 18:29 | News
Timeline: From the Prague Spring to occupation and normalisation

An overview of the events that unfolded between late 1967 and 1969.

14 8 2018 at 17:21 | News
Slovakia’s GDP grew by 4.1 percent y/y in Q2 2018

Analysts see this increase as positive and exceeding expectations but expect growth to slow down.

14 8 2018 at 14:12 | Business
Is Slovakia's hyperloop dream over?

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies is working on projects in the Czech Republic and China.

14 8 2018 at 13:49 | Business
NAKA detained Russian businessman Vinogradov

The Russian businessman was wanted by an international warrant for real estate fraud.

14 8 2018 at 13:48 | International
Rysy: a peak full of hikers in the High Tatras.

The peak is visited from both the Polish and Slovak sides.

14 8 2018 at 13:48 | Culture & lifestyle
Bread in Slovakia will be more expensive due to drought and summer heat

The milling industry has no internal reserves to absorb the expected rise in food grain prices.

14 8 2018 at 6:24 | Business