April - The year in business

Seagle Air filed for bankruptcy – Air carrier Seagle Air admitted it was in default and filed for bankruptcy at the Banská Bystrica District Court in early April. Following the demise of SkyEurope (in 2009) and Air Slovakia, Seagle Air became the third air carrier to disappear from Slovak skies.

The failure of three Slovak airlines, SkyEurope, Air Slovakia and Seagle Air, emptied airports in Slovakia.The failure of three Slovak airlines, SkyEurope, Air Slovakia and Seagle Air, emptied airports in Slovakia. (Source: SME)

Seagle Air filed for bankruptcy – Air carrier Seagle Air admitted it was in default and filed for bankruptcy at the Banská Bystrica District Court in early April. Following the demise of SkyEurope (in 2009) and Air Slovakia, Seagle Air became the third air carrier to disappear from Slovak skies.

New complex opened in Bratislava – Eurovea, a modern multi-functional complex consisting of a shopping gallery, a five-star Sheraton Hotel, a multiplex, offices and apartments located on the north bank of the Danube River, was gradually opened through the spring. Ballymore Group, the developer of the complex, received one of the most prestigious architecture awards, a CE.ZA.AR, for the promenade it built flanking the river.


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She cannot read, she does not understand. Last victim of police raid still faces prosecution

Human rights organisations have been calling for the proper investigation of alleged police violence in the case of the 2013 Moldova raid.


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Once an ugly duckling, the pandemic has the turned logistics real estate sector into a desirable investment opportunity

The sector will continue to be driven by e-commerce, the automotive sector and the global trend of sustainability.


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EC President Ursula von der Leyen and Slovak PM Eduard Heger during a press conference in Bratislava when announcing that EC approved the Slovak recovery plan.

EC approves Slovakia’s recovery plan

EC President Ursula von der Leyen said the plan meets criteria and is also ambitious.


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