Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Belgian chocolates being made in Slovakia

Belgian confectionery firm SA Confiserie Leonidas has reopened production at former chocolate maker Deva in eastern Slovakia’s Trebišov; the Belgian firm bought Deva for almost Sk100 million, invested Sk200 million into reconstruction, and presently employs 160 people. The firm exports 100% of its production.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

Kiska stays away from parliamentary politics

President Kiska has dispersed all questions surrounding his future in politics before Easter, when he announced he was not planning to run for parliament.

Andrej Kiska does not want to walk down the path of party politics.

Danko’s office opens MPs’ letters

OĽaNO wants Danko to step down as parliament’s speaker after what they call an unprecedented measure.

Igor Matovič (l) and Ján Budaj (r)

Train travel to Košice via south to return

The Transport Ministry will restore the operation of fast trains on the southern route as of June.

Government ignores anticorruption demands Photo

Protesters gave the government two weeks to fulfil their demands.