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Devín Banka posts 50% profit rise

Devín Banka said that according to preliminary figures its 1997 net profit increased by 50 percent year-on-year to 116.8 million crowns, the SITA news agency quoted Devín Banka's deputy general director as saying.

Gross profits totaled 229.7 million crowns and the bank's revenues grew by 80 percent to 1.8 billion Sk. Creation of reserves and provisions for classified loans represented 36 percent of total revenues and total assets rose by 72 percent to around 3.4 billion crowns.

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Chinese are closer to taking over Košice steelworks

The sale may be completed early next year, according to reports.

U.S. Steel Košice

Third anti-corruption march drew thousands Photo

The only demand that has been met to date is the abrogation of Vladimír Mečiar’s amnesties by parliament.

The anti-corruption march

Slovak water slalom racers start championship with a victory Video

The single canoe slalom team can boast with several records.

l-r: Alexander Slafkovský, Matej Beňuš and Michal Martikán

Blog: In Slovakia, tradition is key

The year round, the calendar is filled to the brim with traditional habits, happenings that seem to go back centuries.

Traditional "vinobranie" event in Pezinok.