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“Do we want cold and darkness, or do we want to be loved abroad for having stuck to the accession treaties? I choose troubles with the European Commission and European Union [EU], but [also] light and warmth.”

“Do we want cold and darkness, or do we want to be loved abroad for having stuck to the accession treaties? I choose troubles with the European Commission and European Union [EU], but [also] light and warmth.”

PM Robert Fico defends plans to re-start the V1 nuclear power plant in Jaslovské Bohunice, which was closed down at the end of last year as part of the terms of Slovakia’s admission to the EU.


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Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

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Danko, Fico, Bugar.

Cloud computing becomes a standard

External servers are now much more secure than local business ones, according to experts.

Slovak firms have their eyes on the cloud.

Slovaks drink less and less

Behind the decline in alcohol consumption is, for example, the abandoning of the habit of drinking at work – typical especially during communism, according to an expert.

Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

President Andrej Kiska addressed UN commenting poverty, instability and climate change.

President Andrej Kiska