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Government accelerates hiring from abroad

The Labour Ministry introduced a list of job positions in short supply which should become subject to a shorter recruitment process: from six to three months.19. Mar 2018, at 6:30

Labour Minister Ján Richter

Mikloš: Flat tax was a great marketing tool

Former finance ministers Ivan Mikloš and Brigita Schmögnerová look back at the history of tax systems in Slovakia over the past 25 years.26. Feb 2018, at 6:30

Ivan Mikloš (r) has adopted several important tax changes in the Mikuláš Dzurinda (l) cabinet.

Populists are more creative than liberals

The essence of creativity and good governance is about finding a coherent story. When every city gets smart, being a stupid city will be an advantage, says a strategic management expert.22. Feb 2018, at 8:30

Maciej Kisilowski

Centres of excellence are now a trendPhoto

BSCs sector increases its innovation potential.8. Feb 2018, at 12:30

In centres of excellence, a group of skilled workers is using brand new technologies.

Automation infiltrates shared servicesPhoto

Innovations in business service centres include robotic process automation, applied biometrics and blockchain technologies, digital signage and leisure rooms.5. Feb 2018, at 6:30

The processes in business service centres are gradually changing.

Decentralisation is coming to energy

The latest trends in the sector include smart systems, local source and renewable energy.15. Jan 2018, at 6:30

Trends in energy production are gradually changing.

Efficiency leads to savings and safety

Slovakia is still seventh in the EU’s energy intensity ranking.15. Jan 2018, at 6:30

Innovative materials are used to make buildings more energy efficient.

Investment in real estate is on the rise

While Slovakia is witnessing a rise in liquidity and transparency, it is still lagging behind its CEE neighbours concerning total commercial investment volume.8. Jan 2018, at 14:20

Experts see a potentially large demand for logistics parks in eastern Slovakia.

Regional gap remains deep: The case of Rožňava

Slovakia currently sits among the five countries with the largest regional disparities in the EU.29. Dec 2017, at 10:15


Pellegrini: Slovakia can become a testing space for bold ideas

Digital transformation offers the chance to be a leader, says Peter Pellegrini, deputy prime minister for investment and informatisation, in an interview with The Slovak Spectator.21. Dec 2017, at 6:45

Speaker of Parliament Peter Pellegrini

Automation is finding its way

Autonomous vehicles and process connections through Logistics 4.0 are the biggest trends in Slovakia.11. Dec 2017, at 6:30

Online retailer Amazon opened its new returns centre in Sereď in mid-November.

Innovations in logistics help fight competition

Representatives of logistics companies are talking about their latest innovations that should improve their market position.11. Dec 2017, at 6:30

Logistics companies need more innovate services.

Migration finally reverses

Slovaks return home due to fixed travel time, family interests, sentimentality, but also to utilize experience gained from abroad.7. Nov 2017, at 6:30

There are several factors behind the decisions of Slovaks to come back from abroad.

Less money and missing links await expats upon return

Though life as a stranger in a foreign country is not easy, the return home also presents expats with certain obstacles, says Andrea Sadloňová, a returnee to Slovakia, in an interview.7. Nov 2017, at 6:30

Andrea Sadloňová

Cloud computing becomes a standard

External servers are now much more secure than local business ones, according to experts.20. Sep 2017, at 6:30

Slovak firms have their eyes on the cloud.

When did the Slovak research disappear?

Companies in Slovakia now invest little into R&D, instead produce goods lacking added value.4. Sep 2017, at 6:30

Illustration stock photo.

Slovak cities may get smart, government will support them

While Bratislava, Nitra and Kežmarok have already introduced their smart city ideas, other cities seek to follow them.1. Sep 2017, at 8:30

Slovak cities want to apply smart technologies.

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