Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook


Slovak retail sales up 6 percent in September

Slovak retail sales rose 6.0 percent in real year on year terms in September, compared to a 4.8 percent real increase in August, the Slovak Statistical Bureau (ŠÚSR) said on November 4. ŠÚSR added that retail sales totaled 237.4 billion crowns for the first nine months of the year, a 4.6-percent increase over the same period last year.

Top stories

Kiska appoints Pellegrini cabinet

The president approved the new government, despite some reservations. The new PM promises to investigate the murder of the journalist and his fiancée.

Peter Pellegrini's government

There is still work to be done

2018 is not a re-run of 1989, but there is a connection.

Bratislava, March 16

Organisers cancelled the Bratislava protest

But they are ready to monitor the steps of the new government closely and return to streets when necessary.

Andrej Kiska met with the representatives of the For a Decent Slovakia initiative.

Italian journalist: The Courts say that the Vadalas are from ‘Ndrangheta. That’s all there is to it

The annual turnover of ‘Ndrangheta is 60 billion dollars, investigative reporter Albanese says.

Italian journalist Michele Albanese