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EC knocks Internet prices, connections

THE EUROPEAN Commission reports that Internet connection prices, considered a major barrier to the development of an information-based society, are the second highest in Slovakia among all EU-candidate countries except Lithuania.

Slovakia also lags far behind in the number of public connections to the Internet through libraries or Internet cafes, although compares well in terms of ratio of the population which has access to the medium.

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Night life in Bratislava will not end

Councillors for the Old Town adopt new opening hours for pubs, night clubs and restaurants.

Cvernovka's creative talents celebrate first open day at new premises Photo

Bratislava's art and design ateliers from the old yarn-making factory open their doors on May Day.

New premises for Cvernovka

How social networks can earn you a ticket to Germany

Can a status on a social network change someone’s life? Yes, if you write humorous stories about a fictive German ambassador.

Assaf Alassaf (r) talked about his life and his book in Bratislava

New investor to create 500 jobs in Nitra

A company following the Jaguar Land Rover carmaker to Nitra plans to create 500 new jobs and invest €17 million.

Tha Jaguar Land Rover draws also other investors to Nitra.