Environment Ministry tender smacks of nepotism

On January 21, the Hospodárske noviny economic daily published on its front page that a Sk30-million has been awarded to the Satur Travel agency, which will arrange the travel plans and visa needs of all MPs.

On January 21, the Hospodárske noviny economic daily published on its front page that a Sk30-million has been awarded to the Satur Travel agency, which will arrange the travel plans and visa needs of all MPs.

But according to the SITA newswire, Satur’s official representative is the daughter of Environment Minister Dušan Muňko (Smer).

The Public Procurement Bulletin, which publishes information on all tender, listed Satur’s as the economically most advantageous bid. SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports

The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

News digest: Some schools open, so do some ski resorts

Top prosecutor to be appointed soon. Zsuzsová goes to prison in a murder case. Pezinok judges are busy deciding about custodies for high-profile suspects.

Some schools will open on December 7

Matovič pushed through testing at schools, government is launching a pilot project this weekend.

PM Igor Matovič (front) and Education Minister Branislav Gröhling  (back)

Freed in the Kuciak murder case, guilty of another murder

The Specialised Criminal Court sends Alena Zsuzsová to prison for ordering the murder of former Hurbanovo mayor. She appealed against the verdict, insists she is innocent.

Alena Zsuzsová is escorted to the courtroom.

Health Ministry gearing up for COVID vaccines

Mass campaign planned to get people to take jab.

Illustrative stock photo