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Eurobarometer poll: Slovaks more insecure

SLOVAKS are less satisfied with their present lives and view the future more pessimistically than people in the former EU15, the daily SME wrote.

Slovaks worry about losing their jobs more than the other EU members and they expect European Union (EU) membership to improve their economic situation, according to the Eurobarometer survey.

The survey was conducted by the AISA Slovakia agency in the autumn of 2004 on behalf of the European Commission.

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Gilden: Take the negative and make a positive from it Photo

The works of New York native, photographer Bruce Gilden, who has worked for five decades in the streets of the biggest cities, are on exhibit in the Kunsthalle (House of Arts) in Bratislava.

Bruce Gilden: Feast of San Gennero, Little Italy, 1984.

The ongoing struggle for a free and democratic Slovakia

The people of Slovakia deserve the credit for the remarkable progress that this country has made over the past twenty-five years, US ambassador writes.

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Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava Video

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between November 24 and December 3, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

Christmas Markets Bratislava

Robert Fico has lost the electoral magic he once had Plus

But his party can still bounce back if they do the things that make parties resilient.

Robert Fico claims that Smer won the regional elections because it is the party with the most chairs in regional councils.