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Verheugen adds to international arm-twisting

European Union Commissioner Gunter Verheugen yesterday added his voice to warnings from other western diplomats that the possible decision of the SMK ethnic Hungarian party to leave the ruling coalition tomorrow could destabilise the Slovak political situation. Earlier last week both US chargé dáffaires and the British Ambassador in Bratislava had delivered similar warnings

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Bratislava councillors want gambling regulation, not ban

Seventeen councillors do not agree with total prohibition of gambling in the capital, they want to continue in its strict regulation.

Unemployment rate keeps decreasing

Positive development of Slovakia’s economy seen behind the decrease.

European Investment Bank supported Slovakia with €918 million in 2016

2016 was a successful year for the EIB Group in Slovakia, said EIB Vice-President Vazil Hudák.

Vazil Hudák

Slovak film won Crystal Bear at Berlinale

The film Little Harbour that won the Generation Kplus section – beating movies from many other countries - is the work of (mostly) Slovak women.

Director of Little Harbour, Iveta Grófová, with the Cristal Bear