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“I guarantee that the deficit will be below 3 percent of GDP in 2013. We will meet this commitment.”

“I guarantee that the deficit will be below 3 percent of GDP in 2013. We will meet this commitment.”

Prime Minister Robert Fico promises fellow EU leaders, including Chancellor Angela Merkel and
President Francois Hollande, on March 6 that Slovakia will meet its main fiscal target for this year.

Top stories

Several Christians disagree with Church’s stance towards extremists

The extremist ĽSNS party drafted a bill limiting abortions in Slovakia, creating an awkward situation for the Church.

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“I will not be playing ice-hockey anymore,” says Hossa

Health issues have caused the NHL player to withdraw from matches and consider moving back to Slovakia.

Marián Hossa kisses the Stanley Cup won by his Chicago Blackhawks team in June 2015.

A happy marriage? Both simpler, and tougher, than we realize

If experience is the mother of wisdom, why aren’t second and third marriages more successful?

Babiš at Globsec: Immigration quotas will not protect our continent

Immigration, innovation and security were some of the topics discussed during a panel discussion at the 2018 Globsec conference.

Czech PM Andrej Babiš at GLOBSEC 2018