Quotes of the Week


Just like I have a flat and a garden, I'll have a chateau.

Gejza Petrík, head of Interior M ministry's section of local administration who has signed a contract to buy a Sk9 million ($190,000) chateau in Galanta.




There will never be a government in Slovakia which would pass such law and if there ever was, it would lead the country into decline.

Justice Minister and a Christian Democrat Ján Čarnogurský after cabinet rejected a proposal for registered partnerships for homosexual couples.


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News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič says lockdown is still in play.

A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

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The cabinet approves plan for permanent kurzarbeit

The new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak