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Quotes of the Week

"The day the [1998] election results were known, I said Dzurinda couldn't manage the job of Prime Minister. I was right."

Ľuboš Kubín, political scientist at the Slovak Academy of Sciences

"Slovaks must realise they'll never beat us. Now they can garden."

Czech Republic hockey captain Robert Reichel, after beating Slovakia at the World Championships, which they went on to win.

Top stories

Fico: We cannot allow multi-speed EU to become divisive Video

Final session of the 12th edition of Globsec 2017 featured Slovak PM Robert Fico, Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka, and President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, in a panel entitled European (Dis)Union?

Donald Tusk, Robert Fico, and Bohuslav Sobotka (left to right)

Slovakia lures tourists

The country is attractive for visitors as a friendly and safe country with plenty of tourist draws .

Slovak mountains are attractive the year round.

EU roaming fees to end on June 15 – in theory

Slovak customers still waiting to find out how mobile operators will implement change.

Archaeologist pieces together early history of what is now western Slovakia Photo

For an archaeologist, the most important thing is his most recent rare discovery, says Július Vavák.

Students visited Svätý Jur as part of their European Wanderer project