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Reader feedback: Good job, Slovak troops

First Slovak troops return home, News briefs, June 2-8, Vol 9, No 21

People of Slovak and Czech heritage in America are proud of these brave men who joined the coalition forces in freeing the good people of Iraq from Saddam's reign of terror. May they prosper in every way, and God bless them.

Frank Cintula
Florida, US

Top stories

Cloud computing becomes a standard

External servers are now much more secure than local business ones, according to experts.

Slovak firms have their eyes on the cloud.

Slovaks drink less and less

Behind the decline in alcohol consumption is, for example, the abandoning of the habit of drinking at work – typical especially during communism, according to an expert.

Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

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

President Andrej Kiska

Arca Capital enters the banking sector

Czech and Slovak financial group acquires a majority share in Austrian private bank Wiener Privatbank.

Bank, illustrative stock photo