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VÚB Kupón posts 115.3m Sk loss

The largest Slovak investment fund, VÚB Kupón Inc., Bratislava, posted a loss of 115.3 million Sk for the first three months of this year, an improvement from the same period of 1996, when the fund recorded a loss of 361.8 million Sk. Its financial revenue also grew from 1.820 billion Sk in the first quarter of 1996 to 3.231 billion Sk this year. The value of assets per share grew from 1,037 Sk to 1,281 Sk and the total debts-to-assets ratio declined from 4.43 percent to 2.94 percent.

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Carmakers in Slovakia produced more than one million cars last year

2018 will be critical for Slovakia’s automotive industry, claim sector’s representatives.

Most cars produced in Slovakia head for export.

Slovaks in the UK do not have to fear Brexit

Brexit itself should not impact the position of Slovaks in the UK, an interim agreement between the European Union and Great Britain suggests.

Brexit, illustrative stock photo

Russians win the Tatry Ice Master 2018 Video

Ice-sculptors worked with a massive 50 tonnes of ice on the weekend of January 12-14; their sculptures remain on display.

The ice scupltures at Hrebienok, Tatry Ice Masters

The Bratislava airport has competition in Vienna

The airport in Vienna, only about 60 kilometres from the Slovak capital, gains 17 new low-cost airliner flights.

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