Quote of the Week:


"Although I am a constitutional official I don't feel like I have to show my accounts to you like this and say what I paid for yesterday and what I will pay tomorrow."


- Pavol Rusko, Economy Minister and head of the ruling ANO party, responds to questions about the bills of exchange that he signed to a private businessman as a guarantee for the debts of firms close to the minister. According to Pravda daily, the bills of exchange stood for €2.56 million.


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News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič says lockdown is still in play.

A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

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The cabinet approves plan for permanent kurzarbeit

The new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak