Jana Liptáková

Jana Liptáková

About author

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.

List of authors articles

10 things you need to know about the new parking policy in Bratislava

Foreigners living in Bratislava who are not eligible for permanent residence do not need to worry.18. Apr 2019, at 14:28

Current parking in Bratislava

Will Volkswagen Bratislava win production of new models within the group?

VW Slovakia is boosting efficiency by 30 percent.18. Apr 2019, at 5:54

Car production in Volkswagen Slovakia.

Statutes and reliefs of Alojz Rigele beautify Bratislava to this day

Sculptor Alojz Rigele left monumental oeuvre in the Slovak capital.12. Apr 2019, at 14:00

Alojz Rigele

Have you ever tried beer jam?

Monika Nógellová has won the gastronomic Oscar for her beer delicacy5. Apr 2019, at 13:20

Monika Nógellová with one of the awarded Beermalade.
UPDATED: 18. Apr 2019, at 19:20

The first electric cars have rolled off the production line in Trnava

Groupe PSA will produce the electric Peugeot 208 exclusively in Slovakia.4. Apr 2019, at 23:27

The first electric Peugeot 208 produced in Trnava.

The lack of a labour force is a myth, says Swiss Re managing director

Talented people are the most important assets for Swiss Re.2. Apr 2019, at 14:58

Nima Motazed, managing director of Swiss Re in Bratislava

Companies conducting responsible business receive the best talent

BLF president plans to launch a project for the repatriation of young Slovaks.29. Mar 2019, at 8:30

Michal Liday, president of the Business Leaders Forum

International Bird Day is of Slovak origin

Many bird species have adapted to life in cities.28. Mar 2019, at 11:08

common kestrel

Bratislava is the passage of my life, says photographer Anton Sládek

He has been taking pictures of the city since his youth.22. Mar 2019, at 10:27

Poštová Street

Non-governmental and non-profit organisations will get a new register

NGOs refuse accusations of non-transparent financing.21. Mar 2019, at 17:38

The new register of non-profit and similar organisations may lead to better synergy.

Bratislava’s borough of Prievoz boasts a unique cubist church

The robust tower refers to the hymn of the Evangelical Church15. Mar 2019, at 16:05

The Evangelical church in Prievoz

Books bring Bratislava to Paris

The Slovak capital will be the city of honour at the prominent book fair in Paris.8. Mar 2019, at 12:15

Publisher Virginie Symaniec, left, from French publishing house Le ver à soie, which published book Café Hyena by Jana Beňová, middle, talking with LIC director Miroslava Vallová, right, at the book fair in Paris last year.

Bratislava is not better off than Vienna even though statistics indicate this

Due to misleading statistics, the Bratislava region cannot draw EU funds in full7. Mar 2019, at 17:55


New residential project will replace former parquet factory

The developer wants to create an iconic building with solutions to climate change.4. Mar 2019, at 8:10

Guthaus by Corwin

Getting to know Bratislava better through beer

Bratislava is home to 16 breweries as well as the production of marmalade from beer.1. Mar 2019, at 11:08

Participants of the beer event

2019: The peak is over, tension on the market will ease

The slowdown of economic growth is expected to partially resolve the problem with the scarce labour force.25. Feb 2019, at 11:49

IT museum shows how computer engineering worked under Communism

A unique exhibition maps the history of computing in Slovakia in the context of Czechoslovak, eastern European and world development.22. Feb 2019, at 15:19

The first Slovak analog computer

Owls indicate spring is coming

Male owls lured by bird calls fly in to take a look at the intruder.17. Feb 2019, at 10:16

Long-eared owl

Stravinsky: Listening is an effort, and just hearing is no merit

Winter edition of the prominent chamber music festival Konvergencie focuses on Russian composer Igor Stravinsky.13. Feb 2019, at 17:14

Igor Stravinsky and Robert Roth

Curator’s investigation leads to mystery with a loose end

The stories of artefacts in collections of galleries or museums are sometimes more interesting than the artefacts themselves.8. Feb 2019, at 8:10

Tiny Okimono depicting a fisherman with a boy