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Foreign trade surplus approaches $100 mil.

Slovakia's foreign trade surplus in September was 1.2 billion Sk ($41 million), while the country's total trade surplus since the beginning of the year was 2.8 billion Sk ($96 million). Exports were dominated by iron and steel, according to the Slovak Statistical Office. In the first nine months of 1995, Slovakia recorded a trade surplus with the EU, the Czech Republic and Germany but ran a deficit in trade with Russia.

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Largest companies that help search for job or employees

Not only well-known names placed in the list of the 10 largest employment agencies in Slovakia.

Employee of the ministry’s agency accused of corruption

If found guilty, the employee of the Agricultural Paying Agency may spend up to eight years in prison for taking a bribe.

Sagan wins first race of 2017 Video

The Slovak cyclist triumphed at the second race of the Belgian classics.

Peter Sagan

Queues rigged at foreigners’ police, say clients

Not our problem, say police, who blame ‘cultural specifics’ and ‘habits’ of foreigners.

Queue in front of the foreigners' police department in Bratislava.