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Mutual fund investments rising

MEMBERS of the Association of Asset Management Companies (ASS) in Slovakia reported that investments in open-end mutual funds increased by Sk350 million over the past three weeks. "Put together, citizens have savings of almost Sk10 billion invested in mutual fund," said ASS executive director Peter Goceliak last week.

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It takes nuts to help Kenyans

Slovakia has provided more than €10 million to the Kenyan people since 2005.

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Woman who urinated on the Quran arrested, awaiting trial

Some observers believe the video might lead to increasing security risks for Slovakia.

The accused woman arrives to the court.

EC praises economy, but problems remain

The recent report highlights Slovakia’s economic development. The country however still lags behind in several areas affecting people’s lives.

Famous books on totalitarianism popular in Slovakia too

Internet bookstores have recorded an increased interest in books exploring totalitarian regimes, including demanding theoretical works.

George Orwell in Slovak bookstores