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ANOTHER YEAR OF FISCAL BELT-TIGHTENING

April: The top business stories of 2012

Kia Motors Slovakia launches second generation of its cee'd model. Kia Motors Slovakia in Teplička nad Váhom launches serial production of the second generation of the Kia cee'd and starts to run at full capacity in a three-shift operation.

Kia Motors Slovakia launches second generation of its cee'd model. Kia Motors Slovakia in Teplička nad Váhom launches serial production of the second generation of the Kia cee'd and starts to run at full capacity in a three-shift operation.

Eurostat reports Slovakia’s 2011 deficit at 4.8 percent of GDP. Slovakia’s government closed 2011 with a deficit of 4.8 percent of GDP, according to the EU statistics office Eurostat, including loans to state-run hospitals and railway companies as part of the deficit. Without these transfers the deficit would have been 3.9 percent of GDP.

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Top stories

Kysuce highway stalled due to missing money

Money is missing to finish the section of highway between Žilina and Poland, stopping the completion of the D3 highway project.

Road-blocking protest in Povina, Kysuce, demanding completion of highway bypass - February 16.

Slovak film won Generation Kplus section at Berlinale

The film Little Harbour that won the Crystal Bear – beating movies from many other countries - is the work of (mostly) Slovak women.

Director of Little Harbour, Iveta Grófová, with the Cristal Bear

State insulation falls behind expectations, ministry widens support

Only 134 homeowners in the first round and 62 in the second applied for a subsidy via the insulation programme.

Only 134 homeowners in the first round and 62 in the second applied for a subsidy via the state insulation programme. Illustration stock photo

US philosopher with Slovak roots, Michael Novak, dies

The man who advised politicians and even presidents Gerald Ford and James Carter died on February 17, aged 83.

Michael Novak