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VSŽ shares open to other bidders

The daily paper Pravda cites an unnamed source from a “well-known domestic financial group” as saying the group is interested in buying the state’s 51 percent stake in steelmaker VSŽ after Privatisation Minister Mária Machová recently rejected what she claimed was US Steel’s offer of 300 crowns per VSŽ share.

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Chinese are closer to taking over Košice steelworks

The sale may be completed early next year, according to reports.

U.S. Steel Košice

Third anti-corruption march drew thousands Photo

The only demand that has been met to date is the abrogation of Vladimír Mečiar’s amnesties by parliament.

The anti-corruption march

Slovak water slalom racers start championship with a victory Video

The single canoe slalom team can boast with several records.

l-r: Alexander Slafkovský, Matej Beňuš and Michal Martikán

Blog: In Slovakia, tradition is key

The year round, the calendar is filled to the brim with traditional habits, happenings that seem to go back centuries.

Traditional "vinobranie" event in Pezinok.