Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

ECONOMIC BRIEFS

Slovak firms invested 3.4bn Sk abroad

The foreign investments of Slovak businesses at the end of 1996 were 3.4 billion Sk (1.7 billion Sk for 1996 alone) while foreign investments in Slovakia reached 33.7 billion Sk, the NBS reported. Last year, Slovak companies' money went mostly to trade, rubber, cellulose-paper, and gas sectors. Most of the investments were placed in the Czech Republic, Russia and Austria.

Top stories

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