Japanese Prince and Princess Akishino to visit Slovakia in late June

On Tuesday, June 4 the Japanese Embassy to Slovakia informed The Slovak Spectator in a press release that on June 23 to 26, Prince and Princess Akishino, officially invited by the President of the Slovak Republic Ivan Gašparovič, will pay a visit to the Slovak Republic.

On Tuesday, June 4 the Japanese Embassy to Slovakia informed The Slovak Spectator in a press release that on June 23 to 26, Prince and Princess Akishino, officially invited by the President of the Slovak Republic Ivan Gašparovič, will pay a visit to the Slovak Republic.

During their stay they will visit not only Bratislava, but also eastern Slovakia, namely Poprad. They will arrive in Slovakia from the Croatian port of Dubrovnik, before continuing to Slovenia.

(Source: Japanese Embassy)
Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

News digest: New week starts with several changes to rules

Higher age limit for testing and longer test negativity for events. No Olympic medals for Slovakia so far. Collusive custody will change.


2 h
Sme Rodina leader Boris Kollár (right) and Health Minister Vladimír Lengvarský (OĽaNO nominee).

The tested and the vaccinated will be treated the same. Coalition passes a Delta compromise

MPs pass a law with mild advantages for the vaccinated, but vaccination will be required to see the Pope live.


8 h
UK Ambassador to Slovakia Nigel Baker

UK Ambassador: Britons in Slovakia are a resilient community

Life is as it was before Brexit for British nationals in Slovakia once they've got their documents sorted.


4 h
Illustrative stock photo

Conditions for mass events and age limit for testing change

Most of the new rules came into force on July 26, 2021.


9 h