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SE wants Sk7.3 billion bond issue

ELECTRICITY utility Slovenské elektrárne (SE), fighting a burden of short term debt at high interest from the completion of the Mochovce nuclear plant in 1998, is set to issue a Sk7.3 billion bond issue on foreign markets with 7-10 year maturities and a government guarantee.

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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

Ballet legend Sergei Polunin will be guest of SND

The world-renowned personality of contemporary ballet will present two choreographies at the Slovak National Theatre in September.

Sergei Polunin

Voters don’t understand self-governing regions

Rules for regional elections change, which may bring some surprising victories.

One of the biggest fights is expected in Banská Bystrica Region.

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.