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Slovak firm caught arms trading

Slovak trading company Hermes sold anti-tank missiles to Sudan in 1998 during the US and EU embargo on export of weapons to that country.

Investigators found evidence of up to 20 weapons deliveries between 1998 and 1999. However, Hermes denies the incident.

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Slovak scientist in the US: Slovak science needs more than just money to thrive

It seems as if we do not want skilled scientists to return home, says Dominika Truban, who founded a platform connecting Slovak researchers abroad and at home.

Dominika Truban

The Education Ministry to restore the analytical institute

The institute that is part of the Value for Money initiative was merged with another body at the beginning of the year.

Education Minister Martina Lubyová

Blog: Helping others helps your company too

Tatiana Čaplová, Program Coordinator for CSR at the Pontis Foundation, offers a very interesting look behind the scenes of the most successful CSR event in Slovakia - Naše Mesto (Our City).

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