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Better collateral rules to help SME loans

PARLIAMENT on June 19 approved a cluster of laws related to European Union accession, including a law on public waterworks and sewage treatment and an amendment to the Civil Code improving rules on collateral to allow movable assets to be used against loans.

The latter change is expected to increase lending to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

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Prosecutor’s office reportedly plans to weaken the unit fighting extremism

The proposal has raised several critical reactions.

Italian architects to design refurbishing of Bratislava's iconic bathhouse

The historical Grössling complex to acquire new functions.

The winning design of renewed Grössling bathhouse by OPPS Architettura

Journalists' dilemma over the case of the charged Jaroslav Haščák

Investigative reporter Adam Valček writes about what he learned during the Kuciak murder trial and how it applies in the case of the charged co-founder of Penta.

Jaroslav Haščák