Quote of the week

“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.

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No balanced budget for next three years, this time due to COVID-19

2021-2023 general government budgets lack consolidation measures.

Finance Minister Eduard Heger

Pity the nation

Americans’ choice of president on November 3 will affect Slovaks too.

The second US presidential debate.

Extension of the tram line deeper into Bratislava’s Petržalka is closer to completion

After completion, passengers will be able to go from the very end of Petržalka to the city centre in 10 minutes.

The current tram terminal station on Jungmannova Street in Petržalka.

Pilot nationwide testing is over

The prime minister and the defence minister consider the pilot testing successful.

Zázrivá, the Dolný Kubín district