Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

A second Slovak flood victim is found near Hronovce

On December 29, the body of a second victim of floods in Slovakia was found, the regional police announced. The floods hit especially hard the central and eastern parts of Slovakia, the Banská Bystrica and Košice regions.

On December 29, the body of a second victim of floods in Slovakia was found, the regional police announced. The floods hit especially hard the central and eastern parts of Slovakia, the Banská Bystrica and Košice regions.

The man from the municipality of Šalov drowned on December 26 in the Hron River near Hronovce in the south of Slovakia, the spokesperson of the Regional Police Corps in Nitra, Renáta Čuháková, informed the topky.sk website.

“The man’s body was taken out of the water at about 8:00, approximately 50 metres away from the bridge over the Hron,” Čuháková specified. She added that the man, 55, left his home in Šalov on December 26 and he did not return. One day later, his partner reported the disappearance to police who started searching for the missing man. www.topky.sk

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

Top stories

Job ads should inform about basic salary

One of the proposal’s authors from the Smer coalition voted in May against a similar proposal authored by opposition deputies

The shortage of workforce is a growing problem for entrepreneurs.

Top 3 news from Last Week in Slovakia Video

EMA will not relocate to Slovakia - Job ads will have to state actual payrates - Trnava factory to produce electric cars

PSA plant in Tranva.

Námestie Slobody square closer to facelift Photo

The Bratislava city council wants to revitalise the square by the end of 2018

The winning project for revitalisation of Námestie Slobody square

Slovak hockey league will not rest during Olympics

Unlike the Slovak premiere hockey league, Swiss, German and Russian leagues will take a break during the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Ice hockey is popular in Slovakia