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“I do not watch RTVS broadcasts. I turned to parliament’s culture and media committee only because I care about efficient use of money by the state.”

“I do not watch RTVS broadcasts. I turned to parliament’s culture and media committee only because I care about efficient use of money by the state.”

Peter Lisý, a Slovak living abroad, who filed a complaint that could lead parliament to dismiss Miloslava Zemková as the head of RTVS, Slovakia’s public-service radio and TV broadcaster.

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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