Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

BUSINESS BRIEFS

Public radio SRo in the red

THE STATE run public broadcaster Slovak Radio (SRo) ended last year with a loss of Sk62 million (€1.53 million), and, according to the daily SME, it expects the figure to double this year, reaching Sk123 million (€3.03 million).

SRo has been holding talks for a bank loan worth Sk60 million (€1.48 million) to reform its operations. SRo has also demanded that the state release Sk230 million (€5.67 million) in funding assistance. The Finance Ministry has not yet agreed on the final sum.

Top stories

Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

Budget talks to decide on concrete policies. Danko wants airplanes, Fico wants better pay for nights and weekends.

Danko, Fico, Bugar.

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