Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

AmCham raises $14,228

The American Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia has raised more than Sk700,000 ($14,228) for charity from its 7th Annual Charity Drive

The money, raised in November, has been distributed to six charity organisations caring for orphans, abused women, elderly citizens, homeless, blind and terminally ill people.

In addition to the Charity Drive the chamber raised Sk500,000 ($10,162) for families of the victims of the September 11 attacks in the US.

The Chamber of Commerce will also be serving a lunch for homeless people December 12 at Mother Theresa Missionaries' of Charity.

Top stories

Námestie Slobody gets facelift Photo

The architectural tender will gather ideas for the redesign of the biggest square in Bratislava

Námestie Slobody will be redesigned into a kind of living room in the city.

When the state can’t keep a secret

A selective leak has tarnished President Kiska’s reputation. But he must continue to speak out about corruption.

President Andrej Kiska

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

This time round, the Slovak, European and US ensembles at the theatre festival focus on #fundamentals, i.e. basic values and the essence of all things.

Nature Theatre of Oklahoma: Pursuit of Happiness

Foreign rocket engines for North Korea: Why?

For Russia, the path to a weakened China could be through a major nuclear accident in North Korea.