Business

Caregiver Dušan, a breadwinning father working in Austria, will earn €6,000 less this year

The Austrian government has cut down child benefits for Slovak parents working in Austria if their children live in Slovakia. The European Commission regards the measure to be discriminatory.Daniela Hajčáková18. Feb 2019, at 14:39

The Valach family

Nové Zámky will produce baby food for Muslim consumers

The products, with a special Halal certification, will be presented at the Gulfood 2019 World Expo in Dubai.Compiled by Spectator staff, 18. Feb 2019, at 14:02

Novofruct from Nové Zámky produces various kinds of food products.
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Noerr advised on WebSupport deal: moving even closer to clients and the market with “Digital Business”

Noerr Slovakia is pleased to announce its new department “Digital Business”18. Feb 2019, at 6:00

Despite some improvements, it still takes companies a long time to hire an employee from a non-EU country.

Taxify drivers misuse women's numbers to flirt with them

The company failed to explain why Taxify drivers in Slovakia, unlike other countries, can see their customers' phone numbers.Marek Poracký17. Feb 2019, at 20:59

HB Reavis developer extends activities into Germany

The company announced two major acquisitions.Compiled by Spectator staff, 15. Feb 2019, at 18:13

Alter Schlachthof

Economic growth was disappointing at the end of the year

Statistics Office estimates that Slovakia’s GDP grew by 3.6 percent in the final quarter of 2018.Compiled by Spectator staff, 14. Feb 2019, at 23:44

Jaguar Land Rover plant in Nitra

New vouchers re-spark red tape controversy

The cost of recreational vouchers and other new duties may emerge as a problem in times of recession.Peter Adamovsky, 14. Feb 2019, at 13:16

Businesses are complaining about more red tape.

Will robots take over jobs of Slovaks?

One third of jobs is jeopardized by automatisation. Another third has been already affected.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Feb 2019, at 13:54

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Taking photos with drones requires firms to obtain security clearance in Slovakia

The Defence Ministry fears companies could record secret activities.Martina Raábová13. Feb 2019, at 8:32

The number of drones in Slovakia is estimated to be up to 30,000.
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A dynamic year in the industrial and logistics sector

Modesta Real Estate looks back on an exciting year in the industrial & logistics asset class.13. Feb 2019, at 6:00

RegioJet will increase the capacity of its trains on the Bratislava - Komárno route

Meanwhile, additional carriages will make commuting more comfortable.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Feb 2019, at 21:50

RegioJet train

Slovakia's biggest web hosting firm changes hands

WebSupport has been sold for between €10 million and €99 million.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Feb 2019, at 13:27

Michal Truban

Jaguar Land Rover helped Slovakia's industrial production grow

But the industrial sectors are expected to slow down in the following months, except for the car industry.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Feb 2019, at 13:22

New plant of Jaguar Land Rover in Nitra

Tesco halts its non-stop operation

The chain is responding to the work surcharges that employers have to pay employees for night and holiday shifts.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Feb 2019, at 23:44

Doctors accused of fraud involving medicines

The investigation of this case has already taken three years.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Feb 2019, at 23:31

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Volkswagen will scrap 3,000 jobs by June

The number may be even higher if the carmaker fails to win a new model.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Feb 2019, at 13:57

Established in 1991, Volkswagen Slovakia has developed into the biggest private employer in Slovakia.
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Challenge yourself, learn and grow in the atmosphere that suits you the best

Company benefits are only one factor an applicant should consider when choosing a company.11. Feb 2019, at 6:00

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What to do if you want to work with Michael Dell

What skills do you need to lead a large finance center? Get inspired by a leader of Dell Finance Centre in Bratislava.11. Feb 2019, at 6:00

Bratislava’s Polus shopping centre to get €4 million facelift

The shopping centre will have a completely new look.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Feb 2019, at 15:01

Polus City Center

Employers and jobseekers do not speak the same language

Even with an insufficient labour force, companies could fill some positions if they offered better salaries and bonuses.Michaela Terenzani, 8. Feb 2019, at 9:12

There are still candidates who would be interested in working in some positions if they got more attractive rewards and benefits.