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Swiss president complains

SWISS President Kaspar Villiger has sent a letter to his Slovak counterpart, Rudolf Schuster, complaining of "negative influences" in Slovakia's business environment after a Swiss firm complained that it had won a Sk1 billion tender for supplying railway engines but had still not managed to sign a contract with the ŽSR state railways.

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Health care professionals still lacking ahead of Saturday's testing

Government avoids mobilisation for now, PM offers an extra bonus to health care professionals who can serve the whole weekend.

Dolný Kubín

The big test is upon us. What are we to do?

For a foreigner living in Slovakia, there is yet another concern.

News digest: Who will take the swabs?

The government offers hundreds of euros to health care staff for testing. Curfew ends on Saturday for some. Take a look at testing sites and more.

PM Igor Matovič helped with testing in Tvrdošín.

The big testing: When and where to show up, and what if I don't want to? (FAQ)

Here is what we know about the practicalities of the nationwide testing so far. Testing also applies to foreigners and diplomats in Slovakia.

Pilot testing in Bardejov