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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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Refurbishment of Trnavské Mýto has started

The facelift of the underpass crossing should be completed by summer. Fate of nearby Istropolis still not known18. Oct 2017, at 17:51

Reconstruction of Trnavské Mýto underpass started.

Bratislavské Rožky is more than a tasteful pastryPhoto

The civic association named after a local specialty does the utmost for Bratislava citizens to like their city13. Oct 2017, at 15:01

Ján Vyhnánek, left, with Sándor Papp at the grave of Georg Lauda, one of the most known bakers of Bratislava rolls.

Budgetary deficit decreasing, but too slowly

The government sent the draft general government budget with a balanced budget for 2020 to parliament12. Oct 2017, at 17:17

Finance Minister Peter Kažimír

Measures from social package are not specified yet

The package should bring about the 13th and 14th salary, an increase in bonuses for night and weekend work and more12. Oct 2017, at 16:48

Bakers criticise the proposed increase of night work surcharges.

Bureaucracy crushes small and medium companies

Small businessmen spend about one month per year on red tape. This costs them €1,651.10. Oct 2017, at 15:14

Jaguar Land Rover closer to production launch in late 2018

The fourth carmaker in Slovakia has started a massive labour campaign; new workers do not need automotive experiences5. Oct 2017, at 16:05

Alexander Wortberg, operations director of JLR Slovakia in front of the poester with the model Land Rover Discovery.

Everything you need to know in order not to get lost during White Night festivalPhoto

‘A manual’ for the festival; organisers have prepared a map, routes and a mobile app to guide visitors and help them get oriented4. Oct 2017, at 7:20

Museum of the Moon by Luke Jerram will be installed in Medická garden.

The new register has already come into fruition

Slovakia has a new legislation tool to combat the murky businesses of shell companies28. Sep 2017, at 12:54

The Register of Public Sector Partners

Plans to build river beach, marina and park without significant progress for nowPhoto

The city council has not responded to a study for the Petržalka bank of the Danube River27. Sep 2017, at 18:29

The area of the former Lido awaits re-development.

Námestie Slobody gets faceliftPhoto

The architectural tender will gather ideas for the redesign of the biggest square in Bratislava22. Sep 2017, at 17:39

Námestie Slobody will be redesigned into a kind of living room in the city.

Bojnice spa fears loss of thermal water due to coal mining

The spa has turned to the EP; the mine sees claims of the Bojnice spa as not expert-based and manipulating public opinion22. Sep 2017, at 9:09

People enjoying hot water in Bojnice spa.

Slovakia to boost the utilisation of renewables

Wind remains almost unharnessed in Slovakia13. Sep 2017, at 17:23

The wind park at Cerová
Updated: 14. Sep 2017, at 10:47

Parliament okays preparation for easing the debt brake

But any change will need the opposition support very much lacking at the moment11. Sep 2017, at 20:07

D1 highway, illutsrative stock photo

Power from brown coal in question

New emission limits question the future of brown coal fired at theNováky power plant11. Sep 2017, at 7:49

Power plant Elektárne Nováky (ENO)

Almost nothing recalls legendary Pressburg archivist in BratislavaPhoto

Archivist and art lover Ján Batka was a friend of Franz Liszt and discovered sculptor Ján Fadrusz8. Sep 2017, at 15:52

Ján Batka at the exhibition on Rudnayovo Square.

Architect: In most projects profit is the only goal

A high-rise should be an iconic building, says architect Drahan Petrovič25. Aug 2017, at 11:35


Where to swim in Bratislava? Enjoy summer at Zlaté PieskyPhoto

The former gravel quarry has turned into a popular summer resort now with a little retro style25. Aug 2017, at 7:15

Zlaté Piesky lake offers a lot of opportunities to enjoy the summer.

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