Slovak state government to send money to villages affected by natural disasters

The state government on Wednesday, December 1, decided to allocate €69,000 to towns and villages that have been affected by fires, blizzards, floods and windstorms, the TASR newswire reported. The government will send money to Stará Ľubovňa (Prešov region), Klokočov, Vysoká nad Kysucou, Turzovka, Olešná, Nová Bystrica, Lutiša (all Žilina region), Zvolen (Banská Bystrica region), Zemplín, Trebišov (both Košice region) and Hankovce (Prešov region).

The state government on Wednesday, December 1, decided to allocate €69,000 to towns and villages that have been affected by fires, blizzards, floods and windstorms, the TASR newswire reported.

The government will send money to Stará Ľubovňa (Prešov region), Klokočov, Vysoká nad Kysucou, Turzovka, Olešná, Nová Bystrica, Lutiša (all Žilina region), Zvolen (Banská Bystrica region), Zemplín, Trebišov (both Košice region) and Hankovce (Prešov region).

The proposal to allocate the finances was drawn up in response to requests submitted by the mayors of the affected towns and villages. The government will allocate the money from its reserves, TASR wrote.

Source: TASR

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

Sweden is a European leader in further education, with 34.3 percent of involved adults in 2019.

Further education gives hope, but not to people in Slovakia

Stepping up to world-class further education provision does not end with a strategy, examples from abroad show.


11. jún
An interactive statue by the Love Bank museum in Banská Štiavnica.

Instead of love, "garden gnomes" cause uproar in a Slovak UNESCO town

Your weekly dose of easy reads about Slovakia, including EURO 2020 and geoparks.


11. jún
Recent tax measuresmayhelp to fill state coffers.

Historic deal on minimum global tax of 15 percent. Will it become relevant?

The planned tax reforms are both ambitious and complex; it is already clear that not everything will be enforceable.


7 h