Quote of the week


"At this point we shouldn't make an elephant out of a flea."

Ladislav Orosz, caucus leader of the SDĽ ruling coalition party, responding to information that party MP Viliam Sopko owned a stake in a company that had imported black coal last year for energy utility Slovenské Elektrárne, then run by SDĽ appointee Štefan Košovan.


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News digest: High-profile arrests and discussion on reopening schools continues

PM Matovič proposes pilot testing for schools. Slovakia will have the very first Slovak ambassador to the EU.

PM Igor Matovič has stepped into the debate about opening the schools for older children.

Another former police president reportedly charged in a corruption case

NAKA charged eight former high-ranking police, SIS and Financial Administration officials.

Milan Lučanský

Matovič could have made comments about the US rather than Mongolia

I am proud of what has been achieved in Slovakia, says Billy Altansukh.

Older children will not return to schools before Christmas

PM Igor Matovič still wants some pupils to return, he proposed a pilot testing plan.

The school in Trebišov.