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Šramko nominated for IMF and EBRD

IVAN Šramko, who replaced Marián Jusko as governor of Slovakia's Central Bank (NBS) this month, has been nominated as Slovakia's representative on the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Until now Jusko held that position.

By the same token, Šramko, who will serve as NBS governor for the next six years, becomes an alternate governor in the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the TASR news agency wrote.

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Kiska: Saková is a wasted opportunity

But he has no other option than to appoint her as interior minister. Opposition and civic initiatives are also critical.

Denisa Saková met with President Andrej Kiska.

Slovak writer and film director Peter Krištúfek dies in a bus crash

The documentarist and writer, aged 44, was one of the two casualties of the fatal Monday crash between a bus and a truck.

Peter Krištúfek

OLAF began investigating the alleged abuse of EU funds in Slovakia

European Anti-fraud Office will look into fraud involving EU funds for Slovak agriculture first revealed by murdered Slovak journalist Ján Kuciak

Slovak agriculture faces many hard changes. Illustrative stock photo.

New lookout for plane spotters and photographers Photo

The lookout at the Bratislava airport is accessible from the Vrakuňa (borough of Bratislava) side.

Bratislava M.R. Štefánik airport's lookout.