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First EFSAL tranche could arrive next month

Finance Minister Brigita Schmögnerová September 25 signed an EFSAL (Enterprise and Financial Sector Adjustment Loan) agreement on 200 million euros with the World Bank's Roger Grawe; the credit will arrive in three tranches, with the first 60 million euros likely to be released within a month.

The money will be used to help finance reform of the Slovak corporate and financial sectors.

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Government ignores anticorruption demands Photo

Protesters gave the government two weeks to fulfil their demands.

Blog: We can always count on the nerds…

Brands need to focus on doing good and that this approach is the only option if they want to stay relevant, credible and even profitable, says Thomas Kolster.

Thomas Kolster speaking

Drivers in Bratislava should prepare for worse traffic

Dissatisfied taxi drivers will go on a protest ride from Petržalka to Lamač on Wednesday.

Taxi drivers protested against Uber already in 2015.

Blog: Underground economy flourishes in the queues

A foreigners' real experience at the foreigners’ police department in Bratislava.

Foreign investors said they would welcome less bureaucracy in Slovakia.