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Czech crown hits new record

THE CZECH crown, at parity with the Slovak currency following the division of Czechoslovakia in January 1993, on April 2 hit a record 1.40 against the Slovak crown on the back of strong foreign investment. The Slovak crown itself, however, also advanced to within .15 crowns of its record strength against the euro.

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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

A selective leak has tarnished President Kiska’s reputation. But he must continue to speak out about corruption.

President Andrej Kiska

Námestie Slobody gets facelift Photo

The architectural tender will gather ideas for the redesign of the biggest square in Bratislava

Námestie Slobody will be redesigned into a kind of living room in the city.

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

This time round, the Slovak, European and US ensembles at the theatre festival focus on #fundamentals, i.e. basic values and the essence of all things.

Nature Theatre of Oklahoma: Pursuit of Happiness