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Propulsion systems are getting more variable

Automotive industry experts do not see a funeral bell tolling for diesel motor vehicles. Jana Liptáková ,18. Jan 2018, at 6:30

New stretch of the Hungarian highway eases travel for Slovaks

The date of completion of the Bratislava-Košice highway is unknown. Compiled by Spectator staff ,18. Jan 2018, at 6:01

The new stretch of the Hungarian highway M30.

Slovakia is 26th on the Employment Flexibility Index

Higher work surcharges will push Slovakia down.18. Jan 2018, at 5:51

Crates and boxes. Slovaks discover new ways of grocery shopping

Farmer’s boxes are gaining customers in Slovakia as people slowly become more conscious about quality and the origin of the food they eat. Erik Rédli ,17. Jan 2018, at 21:07

Adient could develop plane seats for Boeing

Vice-president of the Adient company, which produces car seats, suggests in an interview that the Trenčín-based branch could develop airplane seats. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. Jan 2018, at 13:57

Testing seats at the Trenčín Technological Centre.

Highway builders face possible fine for delay in Višňové tunnel construction

The highway company warns companies involved in the construction of the Višňové D1 highway tunnel about a possible €2 million fine for delay. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. Jan 2018, at 13:53

Construction of the Višňové tunnel.

Carmakers in Slovakia produced more than one million cars last year

2018 will be critical for Slovakia’s automotive industry, claim sector’s representatives. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Jan 2018, at 23:59

Most cars produced in Slovakia head for export.

Greeks take over legendary hand-cream Indulona

Production of the hand-cream remains in Slovakia. Jana Liptáková ,16. Jan 2018, at 23:49

Private doctors: eHealth causes problems and robs doctors of time meant for patients

Representative of private doctors complained that the recently launched system of electronic health care does not work properly yet, and that it makes the work of GPs difficult. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Jan 2018, at 23:30

eHealth was launched some time ago but it still does not work properly.

The Bratislava airport has competition in Vienna

The airport in Vienna, only about 60 kilometres from the Slovak capital, gains 17 new low-cost airliner flights. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Jan 2018, at 14:03

Illustrative stock photo

Surcharges for night, weekend and holiday work will go up in two phases

Social partners agree upon a compromise solution. Compiled by Spectator staff ,15. Jan 2018, at 20:00

Growth of prices in Slovakia resumes after three years

Inflation is fuelled by growing food and service prices. Compiled by Spectator staff ,15. Jan 2018, at 19:52

Efficiency leads to savings and safety

Slovakia is still seventh in the EU’s energy intensity ranking. Peter Adamovsky ,15. Jan 2018, at 6:30

Innovative materials are used to make buildings more energy efficient.

Decentralisation is coming to energy

The latest trends in the sector include smart systems, local source and renewable energy. Peter Adamovsky ,15. Jan 2018, at 6:30

Trends in energy production are gradually changing.

IFP: Slovakia’s convergence with EU economy slower than before crisis

It was significantly affected by a massive increase in Ireland’s real GDP. Compiled by Spectator staff ,11. Jan 2018, at 21:19

Ryanair changes its cabin bag policy as of Monday, January 15th

The low-cost airline operates dozens routes from Bratislava. Compiled by Spectator staff ,11. Jan 2018, at 20:58

ryanair plane, illustrative stock photo

Slovakia enjoyed one of its best years for attracting investments in 2017

The government is changing investment stimuli policy to attract more R&D and new technologies. Compiled by Spectator staff ,11. Jan 2018, at 20:50

The Amazon returns centre in Sereď

Less gambling in Bratislava

The number of gambling venues reduces due to the city’s ban on gambling as well as new legislation Jana Liptáková ,11. Jan 2018, at 15:53

No slot machines in pubs as of the beginning of 2018.

Train line between Bratislava and Rajka in Hungary a success

The line serves the large Slovak community living in Rajka Compiled by Spectator staff ,11. Jan 2018, at 13:53

The train station in Rusovce

Car industry in Slovakia gets automated

Robots unburden people from heavy, unhealthy and boring work Jana Liptáková ,11. Jan 2018, at 6:30

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