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Istrochem attracts four serious bidders

DUE diligence has been begun at chemicals maker Istrochem by four firms, including the international Uniroyal tires maker, the Czech Agrofert, and the Slovak Duslo Šaľa and NCHZ. An almost 92 per cent share of the state-owned Istrochem is on the block.

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More aggressive COVID strain probably dominant in Slovakia. It is not necessarily bad news

Virologists report they have found that the B.1.1.7 strain, first detected in the UK, is dominant in the samples from Trenčín.

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News digest: Slovakia will receive more than 4 million vaccines

Schools will continue with distance education. Curfew will be applied on January 25 and 26 too.

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I receive more hate mail than I used to, says outgoing transparency watchdog director

Gabriel Šípoš leaves Transparency International Slovakia after 11 years. Slovakia has gone a long way in transparency, he says.

20. jan