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ZSE signs $59 m syndicated loan

Západoslovenská Energetika (ZSE), a state-run energy distribution utility in western Slovakia, signed during the first week of August an agreement on a syndicated, revolving loan worth $59 million with CS First Boston.

The loan's interest rate was set at LIBOR +0.425 percent p.a. Other members of the syndicate were Bank Austria, Bankgesellschaft Berlin Group, The Bank of Tokyo, Bayerische Landersbank, The Daichi Kangyo Bank, Royal Bank of Canada Europe, and Société Générale.

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PM Fico wants Education Minister’s resignation

Education Minister Peter Plavčan has refused to leave, the Prime Minister demanding his resignation.

Education Minister Peter Plavčan

Have you ever climbed a via ferrata? Photo

In central Slovakia, there is one also suitable for beginners. Here are some of the views it offers.

Things that make us different also make us stronger

On August 19, a rainbow flag will fly over the US Embassy in Bratislava to represent the firm commitment of the United States to defending the human rights of LGBTI people, writes Ambassador Sterling.

The rainbow flag flew over the US Embassy in Bratislava in 2016.

Southern Slovakia will face heat again

The first-level warning is issued for the 16th and 17th.