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MPs propose changes to the management of Nation’s Memory Institute

Three coalition MPs and one independent have proposed changes to the Nation’s Memory Institute (ÚPN) that would remove its current head, Ondrej Krajňák29. May 2017, at 15:55

Ondrej Krajňák, head of the Nation’s Memory Institute

New telecom operator created by merger

It will be the biggest alternative player – owned exclusively by Slovaks.29. May 2017, at 13:59

Illustrative stock photo

400 types of Slovak seeds will be placed in the World Gene Bank at Spitsbergen

Slovak Agriculture Ministry works is storing the seeds on the Svalbard archipelago.29. May 2017, at 13:58

Agriculture Minister Gabriela Matečná

Court awards over €16,000 in compensation for unlawful sterilisation

On May 26 a district court awarded financial compensation to an illegally sterilised Roma woman from a case going back to the 1990s. This is just the second case with such a decision.29. May 2017, at 13:50

Vanda Durbáková

Russian surveillance plane to fly above Slovakia

In compliance with treaty rules, an unarmed Russian military plane will make a surveillance flight over Slovak territory29. May 2017, at 13:47

Sliač airport

Slovakia to leave NATO is a hoax

The Slovak Spectator brings you a selection of hoaxes that appeared over the past week.29. May 2017, at 13:29

Some peple gathered at Slavin in Bratislava brought ani-NATO banners.
Globsec 2017

Fico: We cannot allow multi-speed EU to become divisiveVideo

Final session of the 12th edition of Globsec 2017 featured Slovak PM Robert Fico, Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka, and President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, in a panel entitled European (Dis)Union?29. May 2017, at 8:22

Donald Tusk, Robert Fico, and Bohuslav Sobotka (left to right)

New tourism association founded

Its long-term strategic aim is the mutual aid, the exchange of information, experiences and knowledge, and thus also the professionalisation of the tourism organisations.29. May 2017, at 6:25

Banská Štiavnica has a rich mining history.

Europeans often do not realise the successes of the EUVideo

Highlights from Globsec 2017: Day 3 (May 28)28. May 2017, at 21:09

Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili

Slovak patent could lower amount of plastic waste

A Slovak invented a returnable plastic bottle.28. May 2017, at 17:28

Brussels seeks better protection of clients

The current mandatory insurance does not guarantee that clients receive their money back.28. May 2017, at 9:00

Slovaks pick different destinations for summer holidays than in the past.
Globsec 2017

If our only solution to terrorism is to fight it, we will fight foreverVideo

Highlights from Globsec 2017: Day 2 (May 27)27. May 2017, at 21:14

Ron Johnson and Justin Vogt

UNESCO sees potential in Poloniny

A micro-project should be launched in three localities this autumn.27. May 2017, at 9:00

National Park Poloniny

World success of Slovak sneakers

The Times considers them to be a hit of summer.27. May 2017, at 6:25

Globsec 2017

The time is right for Europe to strengthen its confidenceVideo

Highlights from Globsec 2017: Day 1 (May 26)26. May 2017, at 21:40

Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Slovak President Andrej Kiska, Polish President Andrzej Duda (left to right) attend the opening of Globsec 2017 in Bratislava.

Spectacular Slovakia: Dominican Church on filmVideo

Learn about both the history and present of the Dominican Church from a video.26. May 2017, at 16:00

Bratislava offers flights to Corfu

The connection, operated by Irish low-cost airline Ryanair, can be used until the end of summer season.26. May 2017, at 11:55

Bratislava airport, departure hall

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