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A TV PROGRAMME IN ENGLISH COVERING THE MOST IMPORTANT EVENTS IN SLOVAKIA OVER THE PAST WEEK (VIDEO INCLUDED)

This week in Slovakia

Content of programme: SDKÚ stand-off continues; More bumps ahead for coalition; Eurofund graft mechanism exposed; Team Slovakia still looking for groove Brought to you in cooperation with TV SME.

Content of programme:


SDKÚ stand-off continues;
More bumps ahead for coalition;
Eurofund graft mechanism exposed;
Team Slovakia still looking for groove

Brought to you in cooperation with TV SME.


For more news about Slovakia in English please go to spectator.sme.sk


An apparent showdown between Prime Minister Iveta Radičová and Finance Minister Ivan Mikloš continued last week with another act of defiance by the nominally subordinate Mr Mikloš.


More bumps ahead for the coalition as the secret ballot to choose the next General Prosecutor will have to be re-run .


For years, all we knew about the billions of euros in European structural funds being handed out in Slovakia was the name of the recipient. Now, following a report in the Trend business weekly, we know more about where the money really went.


And Team Slovakia has yet to live up to its potential at the World Championships in hockey.


Comment section on the article at 3. May 2011 at 0:00

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