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EU to applicants: Not one euro more

THE EUROPEAN Union's Council of Foreign Ministers has confirmed a controversial EU plan to give 10 new member states 40.16 billion euros in the first three years after entry, during which time agriculture subsidies for the new entrants will reach 25, 30 and 35 per cent annually of what EU members get.

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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.