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NBS gets new bank sector supervisor

The government has named Tatra banka supervisory board member Ivan Šramko as the National Bank of Slovakia's vice-governor for bank supervision.

The appointment came just days after the release of a document gravely faulting the NBS's supervision role in the case of the collapsed Devín banka.

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A swab instead of a jab. The renamed testing kicked off

The government spent the week deciding about nationwide testing. Lockdown is starting to show in infection numbers, experts say.

Košice

Curfew will be prolonged. Negative test result will be required for work or trips to nature (FAQ)

Here are some of the answers to questions about the ongoing mass testing.

Nitra

Why Trump's Twitter ban is no censorship

The solution is to force Facebook to regulate their content more — not less.

Leaving home will be nearly impossible without a negative test

Mass testing, which the government has now branded as screening, starts tomorrow.

PM Igor Matovič