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EBRD: Slovak economy to grow

THE EUROPEAN Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) increased the competitive rating for Slovakia on April 22, saying the country can look forward to continuing high economic growth this year.

The main risks are political difficulties in exercising fiscal changes and development of export markets, the bank said.

The Slovak economy rose by 5.4 percent in the last quarter, 4.4 percent year-on-year.

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Slovak AeroMobil starts taking pre-orders for its flying car Photo

The company is losing a key figure – inventor Štefan Klein.

Prince Albert II of Monaco (r) and Juraj Vaculík, CEO and co-founder of AeroMobil, unveiled the latest prototype of a flying car in Monaco on April 20.

Legitimising fake news

One of Slovakia’s media schools has invited a well-known conspiracy theorist to an academic conference. What does this say about the state of the Slovak media?

Tibor Rostas

Suicide game does not exist and visa-free regime for Ukrainians is not a lie

The Slovak Spectator brings you a selection of hoaxes from the past two weeks.

There is no computer game that makes people commit suicides.