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Palacka's resignation helps build cabinet support

Citizens are putting more trust in the cabinet of Mikuláš Dzurinda since former Telecom Minister Gabriel Palacka resigned, a recent poll found.

In a 500-respondent phone poll conducted on August 24-25, the Polis agency found that while at the beginning of August 38.4% of the population trusted the cabinet, after Palacka's resignation that figure climbed to 41.3%. However, 44.4% of Slovaks still do not trust the cabinet.

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Government ignores anticorruption demands Photo

Protesters gave the government two weeks to fulfil their demands.

Blog: We can always count on the nerds…

Brands need to focus on doing good and that this approach is the only option if they want to stay relevant, credible and even profitable, says Thomas Kolster.

Thomas Kolster speaking

Drivers in Bratislava should prepare for worse traffic

Dissatisfied taxi drivers will go on a protest ride from Petržalka to Lamač on Wednesday.

Taxi drivers protested against Uber already in 2015.

Blog: Underground economy flourishes in the queues

A foreigners' real experience at the foreigners’ police department in Bratislava.

Foreign investors said they would welcome less bureaucracy in Slovakia.