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TÚ tells ST its duties

THE TELECOMMUNICA-TION Office (TÚ) has given duties to Slovak Telecom (ST) as a major operator on the market.

Based on these duties, ST will be prohibited from bundling fixed-line services, offered to homes or businesses, with other services, such as broadband Internet access. According to the TÚ spokesman Roman Vavro, the company is also not permitted to make purchasing extra services as a condition for providing a fixed-line service, the SITA news agency reported.

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End of investigative show a cause for concern

Media freedom watchdogs believe the scrapping of the only investigative show on public-service television is a threat to its independence.

Jaroslav Rezník

Proxy for Roma criticises minister Kaliňák for ethnical and group discrimination

The government proxy slammed Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák for the draft law on repressing criminality in Roma settlements, for populist discrimination and preferring repression to prevention.

Roma communities, illustrative stock photo

Slovak racer Svitko finished at Dakar Video

After a serious fall in the tenth leg, Slovak motorcyclist Štefan Svitko resigned from the 40th year of the Dakar Rally due to pain in his upper body.

Štefan Svitko

Carmakers in Slovakia produced more than one million cars last year

2018 will be critical for Slovakia’s automotive industry, claim sector’s representatives.

Most cars produced in Slovakia head for export.