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Quote of the week


"After all, I'm a constitutional appointee, and Daniel Lipšic is only a clerk."

Constitutional Court Judge Tibor Šafárik defending himself against a critic of his recent ruling overturning the prosecution of former secret service officer Jaroslav Svěchota in the Michal Kováč Jr. kidnapping case. Lipšic is the Justice Ministry Office Head, and was one of the signatories of an expert legal opinion damning the Šafárik verdict.


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Bratislava councillors want gambling regulation, not ban

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Unemployment rate keeps decreasing

Positive development of Slovakia’s economy seen behind the decrease.

European Investment Bank supported Slovakia with €918 million in 2016

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Vazil Hudák

Slovak film won Crystal Bear at Berlinale

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Director of Little Harbour, Iveta Grófová, with the Cristal Bear