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AgroMin reveals subsidy recipients

INCOMING Agriculture Minister Zsolt Simon has published on the Internet the names of firms receiving state support from his ministry this year, and has promised to do the same for past years, something his predecessor had refused.

Simon also said that his most important priorities include the successful accession process of the entire agricultural and food processing sector, increasing efficiency and competitiveness in the sector as well as creating a transparent system of state and EU subsidies.

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Famous books on totalitarianism popular in Slovakia too

Internet bookstores have recorded an increased interest in books exploring totalitarian regimes, including demanding theoretical works.

George Orwell in Slovak bookstores

It takes nuts to help Kenyans

Slovakia has provided more than €10 million to the Kenyan people since 2005.

Muruku slum in Naorobi

Lack of experts challenges ICT sector

To maintain the competitiveness, the Slovak government must support digitising the economy and take a positive stance towards the ICT sector, according to experts.

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Our exit from the EU will not weaken our links

The UK has no intention of undermining the stability of the EU, nor do we want to become more distant to our European neighbours, including those here in Slovakia, the ambassador writes.

Flags displayed on a tourist stall, backdropped by the Houses of Parliament and Elizabeth Tower containing the bell know as Big Ben, in London.