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Trade deficit again in trouble

THE TRADE balance deficit for the first five months of 2002 hit Sk36.2 billion, or Sk2.9 billion (8.7 per cent) worse than the same period last year, when Slovakia recorded a record deficit of Sk103 billion.

The development came after a mild improvement in April was followed by a poor result for May, with the Sk11.3 billion deficit more than twice exceeded market expectations.

Falling exports of motor vehicles were behind the results.

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Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

President Andrej Kiska addressed UN commenting poverty, instability and climate change.

President Andrej Kiska

Ryanair cancels some flights from and to Bratislava

The Irish low-cost airline publishes full list of cancellations

Irish budget airline Ryanair is believed to be cancelling up to 50 flights every day over the next six weeks because it "messed up" its pilots' holiday schedules.

No fees bring higher summer roaming

EU regulation raises the volume of roaming calls and data with Slovak mobile operators .

People should pay attention on used data abroad.

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

This time round, the Slovak, European and US ensembles at the theatre festival focus on #fundamentals, i.e. basic values and the essence of all things.

Nature Theatre of Oklahoma: Pursuit of Happiness