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Quote of the Week

"If I can't even remember how much money I make, how can I remember what happened several years ago?"

- Labour Minister Ľudovít Kaník responds to criticism from Smer regarding his pardon by state-run insurance provider Sociálna poisťovňa for failure to pay social security payroll taxes from 1997 to 1999

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The unemployment rate continued its downward trend in December

The problem of unemployment in Slovakia is not the lack of jobs but the unsuitable structure for job seekers.

A Slovak prisoner tattooed in Auschwitz, remained silent until he grew very old

Lale Sokolov fell in love in the concentration camp; only those close to him knew his story.

A tattoo, illustrative stock photo

Kiska: Only president can bestow awards

President Andrej Kiska turned to Constitutional Court over the law on state awards recently passed by the government.

President Andrej Kiska granting awards, January 1, 2018