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Texaco to fight Russians for Transpetrol

Six firms have proceeded to the due diligence stage in the tender for a 49% state stake in pipelines firm Transpetrol, including the US giant Texaco and three Russian gas firms, as well as the Czech Česká rafinérska and the Slovak Slovnaft refineries.

The sale of Transpetrol is seen as an important step in the privatisation of Slovakia's energy sector.

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It takes nuts to help Kenyans

Slovakia has provided more than €10 million to the Kenyan people since 2005.

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Lack of experts challenges ICT sector

To maintain the competitiveness, the Slovak government must support digitising the economy and take a positive stance towards the ICT sector, according to experts.

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Our exit from the EU will not weaken our links

The UK has no intention of undermining the stability of the EU, nor do we want to become more distant to our European neighbours, including those here in Slovakia, the ambassador writes.

Flags displayed on a tourist stall, backdropped by the Houses of Parliament and Elizabeth Tower containing the bell know as Big Ben, in London.

Roma civil patrols will continue

The Interior Ministry allocated €10 million for the project.

Roma patrols in Veľká Lomnica.