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POSS ADDS - Omnia owns majority of Czech mill in Krnov

The Slovak company Omnia Invest Inc., in which a significant staker is held by VS_ Inc., became the new majority owner of the Czech mill, Slezská komerŹní slévarna Krnov Inc Panasonic helped, but Tesla's still searching for customers

Tesla Inc, a producer of condensers and electronic parts in Stará Ĺubovňa, continues to fight for survival following the events of 1989, when it lost its Eastern European customers. In its continual search to find new customers, the firm partially recovered when it landed a contract with the Japanese company Panasonic to produce circuits for consumer electronics. Production began in May, and Panasonic has offered a positive evaluation of Tesla's production quality. Despite this contract, the company continues to suffer from unused capacities of plastic and metal presses, as well as high debt incurred from the past.

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How the national emblem appeared – including so far secret communism designs

Even Slovaks often do not know why the national emblem depicts a white double-cross, and not the Kriváň peak, or the design by artist Vincent Hložník. They also do not know why it makes a difference whether it is…

Offical Slovak national emblem and colours

Bratislava Zoo will have new wolf breeding station

One of most significant investments of the Bratislava Zoo in the year 2017 will be the building of a new wolf breeding station.

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia Photo

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 17 and February 26, including a race on old wooden sleighs, an operetta premiere, a lot of jazz, classical and rock music, and more.

Rce in krňačky sleighing, Turecká 2017

Some food really is better in Austria, study finds

EC says its role is to monitor safety, not quality – but Slovaks want the same as Austrians, says minister.

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