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Employment in Slovakia up two percent

NEARLY 2.2 million people were employed in Slovakia in the second quarter of this year.

According to a flash estimate of the Slovak Statistics Office, employment grew two percent from the same period last year, SITA reported.

Total employment after a seasonal adjustment was 2,163,000 people, up 1.8 percent year-on-year. The Statistics Office will publish updated employment data on September 4.

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Šumiac breaks sweat record: first sauna to be revived

The sauna built in Šumiac by miller Michal Demo after returning from Russian captivity was the first one not just in Slovakia but in the entire former Czechoslovakia. Now it can be saved and re-used.

The construction of first Slovak sauna in Šumiac

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Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between August 18 and August 27, as well as regular services in different languages, training for foreigners in English and highlights of the year.

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In central Slovakia, there is one also suitable for beginners. Here are some of the views it offers.

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This year’s exhibition has more discussions with experts and a family programme.