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April: The top business stories of 2011

Restriction on acquiring land is extended. The European Commission accepts an extension of Slovakia’s restrictions on the sale of agricultural and forest land to EU nationals until May 2014. EU-based companies can continue to purchase Slovak agricultural land without restriction if it is used for agricultural purposes.

Restriction on acquiring land is extended. The European Commission accepts an extension of Slovakia’s restrictions on the sale of agricultural and forest land to EU nationals until May 2014. EU-based companies can continue to purchase Slovak agricultural land without restriction if it is used for agricultural purposes.

PSA Peugeot Citroën brings new model to Trnava. French-based PSA Peugeot Citroën confirms an investment of over €120 million to produce a third car model at its Trnava plant, increasing the plant’s labour force by almost 900 to about 3,900. The plant will start production of the Peugeot 208 in November, a third model to accompany the Peugeot 207 and Citroen C3 Picasso that are already built in Trnava.

Top stories

My five-year-old daughter will almost certainly encounter a Weinstein too

It’s not that I thought sexually harassing women was okay, it’s more that I accepted that was just part of how things worked. Unfortunate, yes, but also standard.

Harvey Weinstein

Socialism elections were parody of free vote

After the revolution in 1989 the number of people participating in elections fell from 99 percent to around 60 percent.

Elections during socialism regime.

Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava Video

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between November 17 and November 26, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.

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Top 3 stories from Last Week in Slovakia Video

Chinese could produce e-cars in Slovakia - PM Robert Fico does not see election defeat - Poliačik leaves the strongest opposition party

PM Robert Fico