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Slovakofarma Hlohovec results worsen year-on-year

The drug producer Slovakofarma Hlohovec achieved worse economic results during the first half of 1998 than in the same period of 1997. According to international accounting standards (IAS), it attained a consolidated net profit of 171 million Sk ($4.89 million), which is 75 million Sk ($2.15 million) less than in 1997. The profit figure is similar to that of the first quarter of 1998. The company's revenue was 2.35 billion Sk ($67.14 million), 325 million Sk ($9.29 million) less than in 1997.

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Sagan rewrites history Video

Cyclist Peter Sagan becomes the first man to win three consecutive world championships.

When the state can’t keep a secret

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President Andrej Kiska

Blog: Why did I come here?

A group of teachers and students from the Bratislava-based school gathered to support their friend, colleague, and fellow foreigner, as she had already tried four times just to get in the door of the foreign police.

Queue in front of the foreigners' police department in Bratislava.

Teachers and scientist support anti-corruption march

They praise the activities of students who may change the current state of corruption.

Organisers of the first student protest, Karolína Farská and Dávid Straka.