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STV hands out redundancy notices

STATE-RUN television company STV on May 19 told 1,015 workers that they were to be made redundant. The redundancies have been planned since the beginning of the year to reduce operational losses of around Sk20 million (Ř475,000) a month.

Most of the jobs will go from the Bratislava studios, with 234 in Košice and 104 in Banská Bystrica.

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Letters can be checked at work – but is it legal?

The recent scandal surrounding the parliamentary office opening and checking the post of MPs has opened the issue of postal privacy – which also concerns emails or text messages – guaranteed by the law.

Andrej Danko, speaker of parliament

New investor to create 500 jobs in Nitra

A company following the Jaguar Land Rover carmaker to Nitra plans to create 500 new jobs and invest €17 million.

Tha Jaguar Land Rover draws also other investors to Nitra.

Blog: A line does not always form

A foreigners' real experience at the foreigners’ police department in Bratislava.

The foreigners’ police department in Petržalka

Coalition SNS seeks mandatory 13th salary

The business sector claims that such a step would lead to speculation and slow the growth of wages.