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Slovakia pays large NATO bill

SLOVAKIA's NATO membership fee will rise from Sk120 million (€3 million) for 2004 to Sk270 million (€6.9 million) for 2005, the Pravda daily wrote. However, Slovakia can use NATO's defence investment funds.

The alliance will contribute almost Sk1 billion (€25.8 million) for the reconstruction of Slovakia's airport in Sliač.

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LGBTI people in the regions: We change people’s minds

Bratislava will dress up in rainbow colours this August again, for the seventh time. This will be for the Bratislava Dúhový Pride diversity festival. But the colours of the rainbow are less bright in the regions,…

Slovakia’s LGBTI community seeks to expand their rights.

Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava Video

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between August 18 and August 27, as well as regular services in different languages, training for foreigners in English and highlights of the year.

Pivobrana - Beer Festival

Have you ever climbed a via ferrata? Photo

In central Slovakia, there is one also suitable for beginners. Here are some of the views it offers.

Agrokomplex opens its gates Photo

This year’s exhibition has more discussions with experts and a family programme.