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Quote of the Week

"Róbert Fico is the most undisciplined deputy in parliament. He doesn't show up for most parliamentary sessions. His 'logic' is that of a three year-old child. His political intent is very clear - to push the SMK out of the coalition and increase political instability."

László Gyurovszký, Deputy Chairman of the Hungarian Coalition Party (SMK), reacting to an article written by SDĽ party deputy Róbert Fico (see guest column, this page)

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Bratislava councillors want gambling regulation, not ban

Seventeen councillors do not agree with total prohibition of gambling in the capital, they want to continue in its strict regulation.

Unemployment rate keeps decreasing

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

European Investment Bank supported Slovakia with €918 million in 2016

2016 was a successful year for the EIB Group in Slovakia, said EIB Vice-President Vazil Hudák.

Vazil Hudák

Slovak film won Generation Kplus section at Berlinale

The film Little Harbour that won the Crystal Bear – beating movies from many other countries - is the work of (mostly) Slovak women.

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