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Crucial rail terminal needed for car industry will not be built

State company revokes promise of container terminal near Nitra, much needed by car maker Jaguar Land Rover. Compiled by Spectator staff ,20. Nov 2017, at 13:43

New Jaguars will have to be transported in a different way.
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Application of GDPR with respect to the size of the enterprise

The Regulation envisages that the right form of personal data protection is to be drawn primarily from the point of view of the data subject, and not from the point of protecting an enterprise, which can have a…20. Nov 2017, at 9:00

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Modern luxury next to the Blue Church

Although modern in architecture, Bezručova Residence preserves Bratislava's rich history through luxurious and innovative living.20. Nov 2017, at 8:00

Women receive lower pensions

But the differences are still lower than in most EU countries. Radka Minarechová ,20. Nov 2017, at 6:30

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Valorisation mechanism changes

But not everybody is satisfied with some of the latest changes. Radka Minarechová ,20. Nov 2017, at 6:30

IT community to evaluate state projects

The experts are ready to monitor projects linked to state IT from the very beginning. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Nov 2017, at 21:23

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Slovakia may get 5G network between 2020 and 2022

Orange has already clinched strategic partnerships on collaboration with NOKIA and Ericsson Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Nov 2017, at 20:53

Employees should get more for working nights, holidays and weekends

Parliament will discuss surcharges and other work-related measures from the social package at its next session Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Nov 2017, at 20:45

Bakers criticise the proposed increase of night work surcharges.
Health care is one of risks in the general government budget in terms of revenues and spending.

Amazon returns centre in Sereď already in operationPhoto

The centre is the largest and one of Amazon’s most technologically advanced ones Jana Liptáková ,16. Nov 2017, at 7:59

Amazon returns centre in Sereď

Cabinet green-lights changes to investment certificate for Volkswagen Slovakia

The list of land plots with “significant investment” certificates for VW Slovakia has been expanded. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Nov 2017, at 5:32

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A total of 750 new jobs open in Levice

An expanding company, a producer for the automotive industry, invests €17 million in the Levice-Géňa industrial park while offering 750 jobs. Compiled by Spectator staff ,15. Nov 2017, at 13:54

Apart from expansion in levice, ZF Slovkaia also builds a new plant in Šahy; the foudnation stone was festively presented in September 2017.

Economic growth slows

Growth is expected to continue in following quarters. Compiled by Spectator staff ,15. Nov 2017, at 0:22

Regulation should bring savings of billions of euros to retailers.

National IT Academy project kicks off

The project involving more than 36,000 students at 500 schools of all grades and levels started on November 13. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Nov 2017, at 23:41

Robotic team TALENTUM from Košice at the presenattion of IT Academy project, Novemebr 13.

Express trains from Bratislava to Žilina will save time

Thanks to the modernisation of several more kilometres of railway track between Bratislava and Púchov, the ride from the capital all the way to Žilina will be shortened. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Nov 2017, at 13:25

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Notices may threaten operation of Bohunice nuclear power plant

Mass termination notices of expert staff in Jaslovské Bohunice nuclear power plant could threaten its operation starting next year, when the notice period expires. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Nov 2017, at 13:22

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First trial freight train from China arrives in BratislavaPhoto

The plan is to dispatch as many as 500 such trains next year Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Nov 2017, at 21:51

The freight train from China arrives in Bratislava.

Slovakia in the running for fifth car manufacturer

Chinese producer of e-cars Zhi Dou is looking for a place to build a new plant Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Nov 2017, at 21:34

Slovakia is already home to three carmakers while the fourth one is building a new plant.

A total of 450 new jobs will be available in Panasonic in Trstená

The company Panasonic expands the production of parts for Daimler and BMW in northern Slovakia. Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Nov 2017, at 13:43

Panasonic Slovakia is to expand produciton in Trstená in 2019

The story of iconic hand-cream goes on

Indulona was used as shoe polish or for frying, till today used as ointment for people suffering from skin problems Jana Liptáková ,13. Nov 2017, at 7:24

Indulona hand cream is one of products that survived the change in regime in 1989 and has remained popular in Slovakia.

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