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Bank law may hurt stock market

A new Banking Law approved at the beginning of the month may prevent banks from trading in stocks and bonds as of the new year. Stock market officials have said they are worried the law may hurt the Bratislava bourse, where banks are main players.

The bourse has historically been plagued by low trading volumes and poor liquidity. Its market capitalisation is one of the lowest in central Europe.

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12 places where you can see the works of one of the best medieval wood carvers Photo

The works of the renowned Master Paul are not limited just to Levoča.

St Geirge Curch in Spišská Sobota

Heatwaves to continue in Slovakia over the following days

More than 40 people collapsed due to hot weather on Thursday.

Jourová: Fico not fully informed on all EC’s activities on double standards

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will meet with Fico to discuss double quality standards of foods on July 27 in Brussels.

European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Věra Jourová

Foreigners: Events in Bratislava Video

Tips for performances and other events in the capital between July 21 and July 30, including concerts, parties, festivals, classical music, inline skating, exhibitions and more.