Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Business diary

photo: Courtesy of PONTIS

The Pontis Foundation presented the sixth Via Bona Slovakia - Award for Socially Responsible Companies and Business People on May 25, 2006. The event brought together some 120 business representatives and representatives of non-governmental organisations, media, advertising industry and culture. The winner of the Main Award for Large Corporations is Orange Slovakia while the Main Award for Small - and Medium - Size Enterprises went to ANASOFT APR. The advertising agency, SORIA & GREY, was given the Award for Long - Term Partnership and the winner of the Award for Support of Public - Benefit Activities in a Region is Heineken Slovakia. The Award for Courage to Support Innovative Projects won the company Západoslovenská energetika. This year the Honorable Mention for Media Contribution was awarded to Katarína Meščanová, journalist of the Slovak Television. Altogether 49 nominations were assessed against explicitly defined criteria and evaluated by an independent 10-member committee.

Top stories

Job ads should inform about basic salary

One of the proposal’s authors from the Smer coalition voted in May against a similar proposal authored by opposition deputies

The shortage of workforce is a growing problem for entrepreneurs.

Top 3 news from Last Week in Slovakia Video

EMA will not relocate to Slovakia - Job ads will have to state actual payrates - Trnava factory to produce electric cars

PSA plant in Tranva.

Námestie Slobody square closer to facelift Photo

The Bratislava city council wants to revitalise the square by the end of 2018

The winning project for revitalisation of Námestie Slobody square

Slovak hockey league will not rest during Olympics

Unlike the Slovak premiere hockey league, Swiss, German and Russian leagues will take a break during the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Ice hockey is popular in Slovakia