Italy: General facts

Political system: republic Capital: Rome Total area: 301,263 square kilometres Population: about 60 million Official language: Italian Currency: euro Source: EU website: http://europa.eu

Political system: republic
Capital: Rome
Total area: 301,263 square kilometres
Population: about 60 million
Official language: Italian
Currency: euro
Source: EU website: http://europa.eu

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News digest: Slovak-Hungarian relationship has never been as good as now, Hungarian MFA says

Health Ministry fears spread of Delta strain from football match in Budapest. Hungarian Foreign Affairs Minister refutes claims of a negative relationship with his Slovak counterpart. Read more in today's digest.


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Law change makes cannabidiol legal

CBD allowed in cosmetics, but off the menu for food products.


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The Umbrella March is held in Bratislava this Sunday, June 20, 2021.

A record set by Luis Suarez has been broken in Slovakia

Read other interesting stories from this week in the roundup.


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A paraglider flies over a valley from the Martinské hole mountains.

The Slovak region compared to Tuscany is a big unknown

Set out on a trip to the Turiec region with a new Spectacular Slovakia podcast series.


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