Quote of the Week:


"How do private companies generate flows of dirty money to be used in

non-traditional forms of doing business? These can be created only in legal ways. So why can't state firms do it as well?"


Economy Minister Ľubomír Jahnátek explaining his theory that state arms companies should use "non-traditional forms" of doing business to compete with private firms for arms contracts in foreign countries.a


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News digest: Health care staff still lacking, president asks for amends

Slovakia is preparing to launch the nationwide testing on Saturday morning, but the government admitted they still need hundreds of health care staff. Kotleba violates quarantine and hospitals in the north are full.

The Bratislava Self-Governing Region started testing its staff on October 30.

Testing is impossible to carry out as planned, president says

President Zuzana Čaputová asked the government to reconsider measures for people who do not get tested, many will not get a chance.

President Zuzana Čaputová met with the representatives of the armed forces.

The big test is upon us. What are we to do?

For a foreigner living in Slovakia, there is yet another concern.

Health care professionals still lacking ahead of Saturday's testing

Government avoids mobilisation for now, PM offers an extra bonus to health care professionals who can serve the whole weekend.

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