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Dutch CMF Group investing near Rožňava

THE DUTCH CMF Group, a machinery firm, has announced its first investment outside the Netherlands.

The company said that within three years it will invest €3 million (Sk110 million) in a factory near the southeastern Slovak town of Rožňava, the Hospodárske noviny daily wrote.

By the end of this year, the new company, CMF Slovakia, should employ 50 people in producing sheet metal. By the end of 2007, the plant should have 200 employees.

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How to sell Slovak books to English readers

Slovak literature makes it to the big bookstores of London, but it is unlikely to become a bestseller yet.

On Wednesday, Slovak literature will be presented in one of the biggest bookstores in London. Among the new books translated into English is also the anthology of current Slovak prose selected and translated by Magdalena Mullek and Júlia Sherwood.

Slovakia vies for medicines agency

What chances does the country have at winning the seat of the prestigious European Medicines Agency that needs to relocate from London?

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Vote-buying scandal lands village mayor in court

Some Roma claiming the mayor of Gemerská Poloma, Miroslav Michalka was buying votes, have changed their testimonies.

Stanislav Kučerák (blue shirt) is a key witness in the vote-buying case.

British embassy opens condolence book

The book will be opened for two days.

Floral tributes are laid out in Manchester, England, on May 23, 2017, the day after the suicide attack at an Ariana Grande concert that left 22 people dead as it ended on May 22 night.