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Moody's raises Slovakia rating

THE MOODY'S rating agency raised the ratings of eight of 10 countries aspiring to EU membership, pushing Slovakia up from Baa3 to A3, and saying that integration "drastically reduced" the risk of currency crises occurring in the states.

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Performance of wild animals to be banned in circuses

Slovakia takes first steps to regulate animals in circuses.

Two travel bloggers showcase Slovakia Video

Youtubers give their viewers a sample of the mountains and streets of Slovakia.

Lomnický štít peak in the High Tatras

Recreational vouchers may return

Slovakia is far from fully tapping its tourism prospects.

Cursive or block writing?

Ministry gives up idea of teaching pupils one type of writing only, for now.