Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Gašparovič discusses Slovakia’s fiscal problems with US congressmen

Problems surrounding the fiscal and financial situation of Slovakia and Europe were among the topics discussed by President Ivan Gašparovič and a group of US congressmen led by Dan Burton from Indiana, the TASR newswire reported.

Problems surrounding the fiscal and financial situation of Slovakia and Europe were among the topics discussed by President Ivan Gašparovič and a group of US congressmen led by Dan Burton from Indiana, the TASR newswire reported.

Burton welcomed the good relations between the two countries and said that they should be cultivated. He also noted that the Indiana National Guard cooperates closely with the Slovak Army.

US congressmen Gregory Meeks, Ruben Hinojosa, Terri Sewell and Frederica Wilson are with Burton on a two-day visit to Slovakia. They will also meet the speaker of parliament, Pavol Hrušovský, Prime Minister Iveta Radičova and the state secretary, i.e. deputy minister, of the Foreign Ministry, Milan Ježovica.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Radka Minarechová from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

A Slovak prisoner tattooed in Auschwitz, remained silent until he grew very old

Lale Sokolov fell in love in the concentration camp; only those close to him knew his story.

A tattoo, illustrative stock photo

Kiska: Only president can bestow awards

President Andrej Kiska turned to Constitutional Court over the law on state awards recently passed by the government.

President Andrej Kiska granting awards, January 1, 2018

Global warming is a myth, claims a hoax

According to recent hoaxes published online, snow in the Sahara disproves global warming and milk can block airways.

The snowfall in Sahara can be seen in this satellite picture.

Blog: Are flying cars coming to the skies?

At least 19 companies, including a Slovak one, are currently developing flying car planes, but there are still many issues that must be worked out.

AeroMobil