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Quote of the Week:

"Where are your limits when it comes to lowering labour costs? Where do they stop? At working for a cup of rice? At child labour?"


- Labour Minister Viera Tomanová addressing opposition MPs during a debate over the amendment to the Labour Code. The amendment was passed after the debate on June 28.

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Chinese are closer to taking over Košice steelworks

The sale may be completed early next year, according to reports.

U.S. Steel Košice

Third anti-corruption march drew thousands Photo

The only demand that has been met to date is the abrogation of Vladimír Mečiar’s amnesties by parliament.

The anti-corruption march

Slovak water slalom racers start championship with a victory Video

The single canoe slalom team can boast with several records.

l-r: Alexander Slafkovský, Matej Beňuš and Michal Martikán

Blog: In Slovakia, tradition is key

The year round, the calendar is filled to the brim with traditional habits, happenings that seem to go back centuries.

Traditional "vinobranie" event in Pezinok.