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Whirlpool buys out Slovak partner

Whirpool Europa has become the sole owner of the joint venture Whirlpool Tatramat, a washing machines producer located in Poprad. The company consolidated its 100 percent ownership in its joint venture with its Slovak partner Tatramat when it bought the remaining 28 percent of shares from the Slovak firm in October. With the purchase, the companyßs name was changed to Whirlpool Slovakia, Inc., with its headquarters in Bratislava.

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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.

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

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

Foreign rocket engines for North Korea: Why?

For Russia, the path to a weakened China could be through a major nuclear accident in North Korea.