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B+Advertising picked to promote Slovakia

THE FOREIGN Ministry has picked the firm B+Advertising to promote Slovakia in five EU member states.

The Slovak daily Pravda reported that B+Advertising was selected without a proper public tender, and that the firm will be responsible for promoting Slovakia in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, and Great Britain.

Two more agencies are expected to be picked to promote Slovakia in the other current EU member states.

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Testing is impossible to carry out as planned, president says

President Zuzana Čaputová asked the government to reconsider measures for people who do not get tested, many will not get a chance.

President Zuzana Čaputová met with the representatives of the armed forces.

The big test is upon us. What are we to do?

For a foreigner living in Slovakia, there is yet another concern.

Health care professionals still lacking ahead of Saturday's testing

Government avoids mobilisation for now, PM offers an extra bonus to health care professionals who can serve the whole weekend.

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News digest: Who will take the swabs?

The government offers hundreds of euros to health care staff for testing. Curfew ends on Saturday for some. Take a look at testing sites and more.

PM Igor Matovič helped with testing in Tvrdošín.