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Another iconic building of Bratislava might disappear

The culture and congress centre with the biggest congress hall in all Slovakia awaits its new future.Jana Liptáková, 26. Apr 2019, at 11:47

Demolishing of the pedestal.
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Slovakia suspends oil imports from Russia over contamination concerns

Other countries, including Germany, took the same step on Thursday.25. Apr 2019, at 23:19

Slovnaft refinery.

This world-known, useful tool was made in Slovakia

Slovak tool helping shy people speak out at public events used around the world.Nina Francelová, 25. Apr 2019, at 17:35

How does Slido work?

Bratislava will host the first technology festival

Apart from technology novelties, visitors will find the biggest game zone on the Danube embankment.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Apr 2019, at 13:38

Uber is back in Bratislava

The alternative taxi service was forced to leave last March.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Apr 2019, at 13:34

Eurostat: Slovakia's government debt and deficit decreased in 2018

However, the Eurostat criticised the quality of data reported by Slovakia and will look into the issue.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Apr 2019, at 23:14

The unemployment rate in March was the lowest in Slovakia's history

Unemployment dropped below 4 percent in 36 Slovak districts.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Apr 2019, at 14:07

EU funds could help to reduce unemployment

Volkswagen has closed down its smallest factory

In addition, Volkswagen moved its 3D printer, used to create auto parts, from Slovakia to Germany.Compiled by Spectator staff, 23. Apr 2019, at 21:48

Volkswagen Slovakia has closed down its fourth plant in Haniska, near Košice.

A drugstore is approaching zero waste. Here's where you can "tap" detergents

The retail chain dm drogerie markt wants to transform its branches into draft drugstores in 10 Slovak cities by May.Compiled by Spectator staff, 23. Apr 2019, at 13:53

The retail chain dm drogerie markt is testing the concept of a draft drugstore in ten Slovak towns.

Slovak producers can export dairy products to China

The Chinese market could help boost Slovakia's crumbling dairy industry.Compiled by Spectator staff, 23. Apr 2019, at 13:51

Slovak producers will export milk and dairies to China after the agreement was signed during the summit in Croatia.
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Several measures should help remove barriers for the automotive industry

They also may be applied on the entire business sector, according to the Economy Ministry.Compiled by Spectator staff, 18. Apr 2019, at 13:51

Dual quality in the EU will be punished

Slovakia’s Agriculture Ministry welcomed the change, calling it a victory.Compiled by Spectator staff, 18. Apr 2019, at 13:46

Food prices keep falling.

Q&A: Why is the third reactor at Mochovce plant a problem?

The completion of the third reactor at the nuclear plant in Mochovce has been postponed about 11 times. Here is an overview of the issue.Nikola Bajánová18. Apr 2019, at 6:25

The Mochovce nuclear plant.
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Will Volkswagen Bratislava win production of new models within the group?

VW Slovakia is boosting efficiency by 30 percent.Jana Liptáková, 18. Apr 2019, at 5:54

Car production in Volkswagen Slovakia.

European Commission conditionally approves the acquisition of Embraco

The new Japanese owner will have to sell its second plant manufacturing the same products.Compiled by Spectator staff, 18. Apr 2019, at 5:38

The Japanese firm Nidec purchased the Brazilian company Embraco in April 2019. The EC investigated whether the acquisition would distort the competition.

Shops will be closed at Easter. But when will they open?

People will not be able to do their shopping on Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.Compiled by Spectator staff, 17. Apr 2019, at 14:06

Kaufland offers happy hour.

Transport and food prices increased March inflation

Analysts expect prices to increase even more in upcoming months.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Apr 2019, at 13:53

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FAQ: Renting an apartment in Slovakia

The Slovak Spectator brings you the set of the most frequently asked questions with regard to renting an apartment in Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Apr 2019, at 13:40

Italian arrested at Bratislava airport due to fraud worth millions

The case is linked to Slovakia’s dominant energy generator, Slovenské Elektrárne.Compiled by Spectator staff, 15. Apr 2019, at 22:44

Bratislava airport
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