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Johnson Controls to create 350 jobs

US concern Johnson Controls will build a new plant in the southern Slovak town of Lučenec employing 350 people as of 2007.

The plant will produce foam padding for use in cars and represents a €20 million investment by the company.

An additional 100 to 150 jobs should be created within the supply scheme, according to Economy Minister Pavol Rusko, the Hospodárske noviny business daily reported.

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Old Market Hall will host Christmas Bazaar on Sunday

One of the events which presents diplomatic communities residing in Slovakia to the wider public is the traditional Christmas Bazaar, which focuses on gastronomy and charity.

Christmas Bazaar 2016

Messerschmidt created most of his character heads in Pressburg

Bratislava will name a square after the prominent artist

A replica of one head from the series Character Heads by F. X. Messerschmidt; ownership of the Slovak National Gallery

Blog: The wanderer returns home

The places you visit, people you befriend, experiences that leave their mark, they all become a part of you.

Go east for real morality, Jean-Marc Barr says Photo

The French American actor/director, who plays in a Slovak co-production film, said during a recent visit to Bratislava that eastern Europe, and other eastern countries still have what America has already and what…

Jean-Marc Barr during IFF Bratislava 2017