IMF warns of deficit spending

A several-month mission by the International Monetary Fund has warned Slovakia of “work undone” in economic reforms, and has advised the government to spend less on highway construction, social benefits and the civil service.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

Foreign Affairs Minister Ivan Korčok (left) and Defence Minister Jaroslav Naď (right)

Slovak-US defence pact encounters fierce resistance

A planned bilateral defence agreement between NATO allies Slovakia and the US has highlighted once again the sharp divisions that exist in Slovak politics and society over Russia.


2 h

Hygienists have adjusted some rules. Check the main changes

Testing of unvaccinated employees remains at a frequency of once a week.


3 h
An illustrative photo.

Summer camp sexual abuse case begins

The scandal was revealed by a blog post published in March 2019.


21 h
Skryť Close ad