Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Slovak GDP at 52 percent of EU average

A EUROSTAT report says that Slovakia’s gross domestic product (GDP) per capita last year reached 52 percent of the EU average, the daily SME reported.

According to the report, Luxemburg posted the highest GDP creation per capita, with 227 percent of the EU average.

Latvia ranked last on the list with a mere 43 percent of the EU average.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

Námestie Slobody gets facelift Photo

The architectural tender will gather ideas for the redesign of the biggest square in Bratislava

Námestie Slobody will be redesigned into a kind of living room in the city.

When the state can’t keep a secret

A selective leak has tarnished President Kiska’s reputation. But he must continue to speak out about corruption.

President Andrej Kiska

Fundamental values explored at Divadelná Nitra 2017

This time round, the Slovak, European and US ensembles at the theatre festival focus on #fundamentals, i.e. basic values and the essence of all things.

Nature Theatre of Oklahoma: Pursuit of Happiness

Foreign rocket engines for North Korea: Why?

For Russia, the path to a weakened China could be through a major nuclear accident in North Korea.