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Quote of the Week:


"This is an issue which, in my opinion, is of no interest to anyone."


- Primer Minister Robert Fico speaking about the European Union's constitution. Despite the prime minister's lack of interest in the issue, the government cabinet offered a stance saying it will not propose any changes to the EU constitution.


Top stories

The Bratislava airport has competition in Vienna

The airport in Vienna, only about 60 kilometres from the Slovak capital, gains 17 new low-cost airliner flights.

Illustrative stock photo

Surcharges for night, weekend and holiday work will go up in two phases

Social partners agree upon a compromise solution.

Royal chocolate made by Slovak Photo

Some of the chocolate art pieces are decorated with gold or silver.

Giving a voice to those unheard

The Sme daily celebrates 25 years since its founding. It is of immense importance that it remains independent and free, writes its editor-in-chief.