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Bratislava is not better off than Vienna even though statistics indicate this

Due to misleading statistics, the Bratislava region cannot draw EU funds in fullJana Liptáková, 7. Mar 2019, at 17:55


Producer of chips will receive a financial aid

US company Tachyum wants to develop a new processor in Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. Mar 2019, at 13:20

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Three Slovaks listed among the world's billionaires

Andrej Babiš, who serves as the Czech PM, placed 617th. Ivan Chrenko is 1,425th and Jaroslav Haščák is 2,057th.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. Mar 2019, at 0:48

Czech PM Andrej Babiš at GLOBSEC 2018

The current constructor of the Višňové tunnel will not complete it

The Italian-Slovak consortium will have to leave the construction site, the government agreed.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. Mar 2019, at 0:42

Višňové tunnel

Slovakia's economic freedom is the worst in central Europe

Overregulation is the biggest issue, entrepreneurs claim.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Mar 2019, at 21:35

Bratislava is the most attractive city for business service centres

Apple is ready to launch its mobile payment service in Slovakia

Slovak banks are keen to introduce Apple Pay despite high costs.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Mar 2019, at 21:27

Mobile phones are turning into multi-functional devices.

Penta financial group purchases pharmacies in Romania

It now dominates Romania's pharmaceutical market, with a share of 65 percent.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Mar 2019, at 21:45

Slovaks help visualise a new centre for Amazon

Poprad-based startup Cviker was established only two years ago, but already reports success.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Mar 2019, at 13:33

New residential project will replace former parquet factory

The developer wants to create an iconic building with solutions to climate change.Jana Liptáková, 4. Mar 2019, at 8:10

Guthaus by Corwin

These were the trends on the Slovak labour market

What did 2018 bring in career and employment in Slovakia?Radka Minarechová, 4. Mar 2019, at 6:30

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Let’s make a deal!

In Slovakia, the legal system greatly strengthens employee rights, frequently to the detriment and consternation of management.4. Mar 2019, at 6:00

Temporary employees maybe hired under new rules.

Holiday vouchers - throwback to the past?

This support for domestic tourism will be burden for bigger Slovak employers.4. Mar 2019, at 6:00

Employees of the Sereď-based returns centre of Amazon recently received salary increases.

LOTN overhauls another Mi-17 helicopter for Afghanistan

Slovakia based AIRCRAFT REPAIR COMPANY TRENCIN - LOTN provides a completed general overhaul of another Mi-17 helicopter.4. Mar 2019, at 6:00

Which company is Office of the Year 2018?

A real estate consultancy agency assessed offices in Slovakia for the third time.Compiled by Spectator staff, 1. Mar 2019, at 11:48

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EC: Slovakia lags in several fields

EC critical of regional differences, quality of public institutions, education, science and research.Compiled by Spectator staff, 28. Feb 2019, at 13:52


Extreme rise in food prices: Who and what to blame for it?

People are paying more for fruit and vegetable this year, all because of the special levy on retailers which came into force on January 1.Marek Poracký28. Feb 2019, at 11:07

Fruit and vegetable prices went up the most in January 2019.

Peter Kažimír to lead the National Bank of Slovakia

President Andrej Kiska will appoint the current finance minister on June 1.Compiled by Spectator staff, 27. Feb 2019, at 21:51

Finance Minister Peter Kažimír

Slovakia's business environment has been stuck

The country's attractiveness for businesses has not grown in years.Compiled by Spectator staff, 27. Feb 2019, at 13:40

Business service centres are expanding outside the capital as well.

Diverse groups are more innovative and more profitable

Many companies promote diversity, but a recent survey shows they are still just outliers.Radka Minarechová, 27. Feb 2019, at 6:30

The Diversity Charter has more than 50 signatories right now.

Diversity is not an option. It’s a necessity

Ikea’s HR manager talks about how a diverse working environment can help withstand upcoming changes.Radka Minarechová, 27. Feb 2019, at 6:30

Alessandro Lagazio