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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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When sheep and goats become gardenersPhoto

Living four-legged mowers help take care of precious orchids and butterflies.20. Apr 2018, at 11:30

Restored pasture in Devínska Kobyla

Volkswagen continues to grow in SlovakiaPhoto

Last year’s car production was slightly below 2016’s numbers due to launch of new models.17. Apr 2018, at 6:01

The third-generation Volkswagen Touareg

Is this the last of the iconic Machnáč sanatorium?Photo

The book entitled Off Season presents a significant example of European Functionalist architecture that closed in 2002 and has been decaying since12. Apr 2018, at 21:48

The Machnáč Sanatorium

What prominent guests has the Carlton hotel hosted?

The regular guests of this Bratislava hotel included composer Franz List, while the American inventor Thomas Edison and the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen also visited12. Apr 2018, at 19:15

The Carlton Hotel

No trains from China to Slovakia for now

The plan was to have two Chinese trains arriving to Bratislava per week12. Apr 2018, at 17:00

Name of the gallery HotDock is a paraphrase on fast-foodPhoto

Gallery where artists can test their concepts9. Apr 2018, at 9:31

Sculptor Juraj Rattaj in HotDock gallery in Petržalka

Nord Stream 2 gets green light from Germany

Slovakia and other CEE countries oppose the Nord Stream 2, perceiving it as a violation of the diversification principle and posing another risk for Ukraine6. Apr 2018, at 8:35

Gas transmitter Eustream

Uber out of service in Bratislava, for now

Transport Ministry is working on new rules for operation of taxis in Slovakia4. Apr 2018, at 21:06

Companies share their prosperity with those less fortunate

Slovakia held its first Giving Tuesday last year.3. Apr 2018, at 6:30

People could help deaf children during the #GivingTuesday event.

Bratislava’s Nové Mesto boasts iconic landmarks like the TV tower or a forgotten quarryPhoto

Nové Mesto has three distinctive features – vineyards and wine production, historical industry and a mix of residential structures2. Apr 2018, at 9:13

Matúš Čupka with the map.

Investors warn about worsened image of Slovakia

The pro-growth sentiment among foreign investors in Slovakia persists, the regular business survey shows29. Mar 2018, at 17:27

Lack of qualified labour force remains to be a problem.

Amazon also tests potential employees in escape room

Offers cooperation to Slovak universities28. Mar 2018, at 18:17

Amazon's return centre in Sereď

Economy remains unaffected for now

Rating agencies are closely watching political developments in Slovakia22. Mar 2018, at 13:53

What Easter events will be held in Bratislava?

There will be Easter concerts, markets as well as workshops and birdwatching21. Mar 2018, at 20:29

Easter traditions in Slovakia.

Pellegrini – Smer’s crown prince or Fico’s puppet?

Peter Pellegrini will be appointed prime minister. These are the 10 notable moments in his political career.21. Mar 2018, at 12:41

Peter Pellegrini

Tax assignation fetches record funds

More than one half of companies do not assign corporate taxes to non-government organisations.19. Mar 2018, at 15:38

Illustrative stock photo

Great inventor and thinker finally has a statue in BratislavaPhoto

The statue of Johann Wolfgang Kempelen has already inspired the creation of an urban legend17. Mar 2018, at 8:44

The statue of Johann Wolfgang Kempelen.

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