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Robots are coming to Slovak industry

There are already more than 1 million robots registered throughout the world.15. May 2017, at 6:35

Robots assemble vehicles in the carmaker Kia Motors Slovakia.

External IT providers take over more services

Medium-sized Slovak companies still outsource via specialists, larger firms transition to end-to-end supply of dedicated services.1. May 2017, at 6:30

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Malware forces Slovak internet

One of the latest threats was a fake clone of the Financial Administration’s website.17. Apr 2017, at 6:30

Fighting against malware in Slovak antivirus company Eset.

Use railways, reduce air pollution

If state authorities want to shift people from cars to trains, they must dispatch more trains and improve services, experts say.3. Apr 2017, at 6:30

Dispatch of the first train after the reintroduction of ZSSK's InterCity trains in December 2016.

EU opens e-payment market to IT giants

People should benefit from stronger competition, faster and cheaper payments and higher security.28. Mar 2017, at 6:30

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E-cars get the green light

In Slovakia, 168 electric cars sold in 2016. After the government introduced a subsidy, there have already been 97 applications so far in 2017.17. Mar 2017, at 6:30

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New levy to raise insurance premiums

Rates may rise only marginally for some types of insurance, but others could increase by 15 percent or more, experts say.7. Mar 2017, at 6:30

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Economy seeks new blood outside EU

Slovakia is currently among EU countries with the lowest proportion of foreigners.6. Mar 2017, at 6:30

State insulation falls behind expectations, ministry widens support

Only 134 homeowners in the first round and 62 in the second applied for a subsidy via the insulation programme.20. Feb 2017, at 6:30

Only 134 homeowners in the first round and 62 in the second applied for a subsidy via the state insulation programme. Illustration stock photo

Slovak agriculture faces changes

While self-sufficient in milk, beef, poultry, eggs and sugar, sector lags in pork, fruits and vegetables.14. Feb 2017, at 13:58

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Startups open for business

Biggest challenges: investments, human resources and expansion into new markets.2. Feb 2017, at 8:00

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French food producers still show little interest in Slovakia

The French are known for their food, but not in Slovakia.23. Jan 2017, at 6:30

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Authorities change Slovensko.sk, without procurement tender

National agency directly chose GlobalTel and Swan Mobile, companies that also supply the whole public information system, for the new investment.18. Jan 2017, at 13:29


Are university tuition fees likely to be introduced?

Payment schemes exist in Hungary and Romania where schools offer free education only to students with the best results.28. Dec 2016, at 9:58

New gas storage facility in pipeline near Nitra

Slovakia seeks more gas connections with neighbours.2. Dec 2016, at 6:30

Underground gas storage facility in Gajary.

Whistleblower law underused so far

A total of 20 whistleblowers applied for protection and five protection performances expired between early 2015 and late September 2016.24. Nov 2016, at 8:05

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Criticised transport terminal grows near Nitra

While no one is using a one-year-old terminal near Žilina, the state begins building another one for the new automotive plant near Nitra.21. Nov 2016, at 6:30

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