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Koreatown to sprout near Žilina

A VILLAGE designed to provide accommodation for the Korean employees of KIA Motors will be built in Krasňany, a village a few kilometres from Žilina, said the city mayor, Ján Slota.

According to the TASR news agency, construction will start in mid June.

Hundreds of apartments will be built on 10 hectares of land, as well as social and cultural facilities and sporting grounds. The area will be off-limits until construction is completed.

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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.