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Banks post Sk12.5 billion profit

COMMERCIAL banks in Slovakia ended the first 10 months of this year with an aggregate net profit of Sk12.5 billion (€330 million).

Most of the banks posted profits for the given period. Just one loss of Sk4.9 million (€129,000) was registered, the National Bank of Slovakia announced.

The aggregate volume of loans provided to clients reached Sk357.6 billion (€9.44 billion), of which mortgage loans represented Sk51.5 billion (€1.36 billion).

Client deposits reached Sk688.5 billion (€18.17 billion), the SITA news agency reported.

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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.

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.

Foreigners: Events around Slovakia Photo

Tips for performances and other events in Slovak regions between August 18 and 27, including an air show, a multi-genre urban festival, a clown show, a festival of teamsters, a golf tournament, and a lot of music.

Slávncia Airshow 2012