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“I will say it openly – we created political pressure on the regulator.”

Andrej Danko (l) and Robert Fico (r)Andrej Danko (l) and Robert Fico (r) (Source: SITA)

PM Robert Fico said, after his government demanded that the independent regulator lowers the energy prices for this year.

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More aggressive COVID strain probably dominant in Slovakia. It is not necessarily bad news

Virologists report they have found that the B.1.1.7 strain, first detected in the UK, is dominant in the samples from Trenčín.

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News digest: Slovakia will receive more than 4 million vaccines

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I receive more hate mail than I used to, says outgoing transparency watchdog director

Gabriel Šípoš leaves Transparency International Slovakia after 11 years. Slovakia has gone a long way in transparency, he says.

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