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Jana Liptáková

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Jana Liptáková has been with The Slovak Spectator since 2004. After three years of serving as a part-time contributor and freelancer for the culture section, Ms. Liptáková joined The Slovak Spectator full-time as a culture writer and photographer in April 2007. Before joining the Spectator, Ms. Liptáková worked with the TASR newswire and later Slovakia’s first private newswire, SITA, for more than 15 years. Ms. Liptakova covers culture and business and she is the newspaper’s photographer.Ms Liptáková graduated with a Masters of Sciences degree (awarded for extended study) from the Technical University in Trnava, majoring in materials science and technology.

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Coalition SNS seeks mandatory 13th salary

The business sector claims that such a step would lead to speculation and slow the growth of wages.26. Apr 2017, at 20:48

Andrej Danko, head of the Slovak National Party (SNS) at the party congress in Sliač.

Slovak AeroMobil starts taking pre-orders for its flying carPhoto

The company is losing a key figure – inventor Štefan Klein.25. Apr 2017, at 7:14

Prince Albert II of Monaco (r) and Juraj Vaculík, CEO and co-founder of AeroMobil, unveiled the latest prototype of a flying car in Monaco on April 20.

What has remained here after Stoka, Propeller or Cvernovka?Photo

The book BA!! Places of Living Culture 1989-2016 brings authentic accounts about 38 independent cultural spots in Bratislava.21. Apr 2017, at 14:22

Blaho Uhlár, founder of the Stoka theatre, in front of the theatre in 2006.

Three firms vie for former hospital groundsPhoto

Software company Eset is eyeing the premises for its new R&D centre.21. Apr 2017, at 13:53

Visualisation of the new R&D Campus of Eset

Bratislava will be for free againPhoto

People can attend a rich programme of Bratislava City Days during the weekend 22-23 April.20. Apr 2017, at 7:15

New law would reform utility regulator

But critics fear it’s cover for political interference, and EC hints law may break European rules.13. Apr 2017, at 13:59

PM Robert Fico recommended people to tear up invoices for electricity after the price increase.

Bratislava is less wealthy than statistics show

The region of the Slovak capital improves its position, but a closer look at the statistics paints a different picture.12. Apr 2017, at 16:29


Where are the workers?, investors ask

Foreign chambers of commerce conducted a regular survey among investors.10. Apr 2017, at 7:00

Investors would like to see more students joining dual education.

Software company Eset wants a Silicon Valley in BratislavaPhoto

The Interior Ministry's stance that it's all about the money seems strange compared to the value they want to provide, says Eset.6. Apr 2017, at 14:22

The visualisation of the new Eset R&D Campus by a11 atelier.

Kia: Our goal is to be a responsible member of the community

Carmaker Kia Motors Slovakia wins the main award, Via Bona, for a responsible large corporation.4. Apr 2017, at 22:05

Car manufacturing in Kia Motors Slovakai in Teplička nad Váhom.

Slovak Hollywood to be built near Bratislava

Film Park Jarovce should be erected close to Slovakia’s borders with Hungary and Austria31. Mar 2017, at 16:17

The future film ateliers near Jarovce
Updated: 7. Apr 2017, at 12:57

New Lido may bring river beach, marina and parkPhoto

Architects, water sportsmen and activists revealed a new study for the Danube riverside.29. Mar 2017, at 17:47

There may be a marina, a river beach and more at the New Lido.

Marking Maria TheresaPhoto

Exhibitions, conferences, coronation festivities and more.24. Mar 2017, at 9:00

Schloss Hof holds the Alliances and Enmities exhibition.

Slovakia responds cautiously to possible EC-Gazprom deal

EC says commitments by Gazprom would improve trade in Russian gas in Europe.23. Mar 2017, at 15:05

European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager speaks during a media conference regarding Gazprom at EU headquarters in Brussels on March 13.

Tracing the brooks and springs of BratislavaPhoto

There are three Vydricas, so-called water dráhy and springs with legends surrounding them.17. Mar 2017, at 14:59

A bridge over the Vydrica brook in the Bratislava city forest.

Rental housing lacks tradition in Slovakia

The shortage of rental housing is cited as one of the reasons behind low mobility of the labour force.16. Mar 2017, at 20:06

As much as 89.3 percent of the Slovakia's population live in their own flat or house.

Lack of qualified labour drives up wages

As the pool of people to fill vacancies shrinks, salaries rise.13. Mar 2017, at 6:50

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