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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.


Top stories

Carmakers in Slovakia produced more than one million cars last year

2018 will be critical for Slovakia’s automotive industry, claim sector’s representatives.

Most cars produced in Slovakia head for export.

Slovaks in the UK do not have to fear Brexit

Brexit itself should not impact the position of Slovaks in the UK, an interim agreement between the European Union and Great Britain suggests.

Brexit, illustrative stock photo

Russians win the Tatry Ice Master 2018 Video

Ice-sculptors worked with a massive 50 tonnes of ice on the weekend of January 12-14; their sculptures remain on display.

The ice scupltures at Hrebienok, Tatry Ice Masters

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