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EMPLOYMENT NOTES

Minimum wage set to rise April 1

The minimum wage will be set at 2,700 Sk ($88) per month starting April 1. A standard work week set by the Labor Code will be 42.5 hours per week. A law which took effect on January 1 law extends vacations for employees from three weeks to four weeks in a year.

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Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

Budget talks to decide on concrete policies. Danko wants airplanes, Fico wants better pay for nights and weekends.

Danko, Fico, Bugar.

Cloud computing becomes a standard

External servers are now much more secure than local business ones, according to experts.

Slovak firms have their eyes on the cloud.

Slovaks drink less and less

Behind the decline in alcohol consumption is, for example, the abandoning of the habit of drinking at work – typical especially during communism, according to an expert.

Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

President Andrej Kiska addressed UN commenting poverty, instability and climate change.

President Andrej Kiska