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Price of highway stickers remains unchanged in Slovakia

Slovakia has not changed the price of annual highway stickers since 2011.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Sep 2018, at 22:37

Slovaks’ standard of living is improving, but not financial planning

A recent survey shows Slovaks are now better off but they say they have no money to spare. In fact, a poor financial lifestyle and awareness are behind this.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Sep 2018, at 13:20

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Average gross wage is over the €1,000 threshold in Slovakia

Opposition deputy points out that wages are still growing more slowly in Slovakia than in the other V4 countries.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Sep 2018, at 4:59

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Amazon employees want changes in overtime policy

Slovaks at the logistics centre in Sereď mostly want better work conditions.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Sep 2018, at 13:58

Online retailer Amazon opened its new returns centre in Sereď.

US investments include IT companies, automotive suppliers, a steelmaker and morePhoto

Five different examples of US investments 
in Slovakia.Jana Liptáková, 10. Sep 2018, at 6:30

The Amazon returns centre in Sereď

Jaguar Land Rover has increased the price of real estate in Nitra by tens of percent

The price of small apartments has almost doubled.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Sep 2018, at 23:41

The new Jaguar Land Rover plant in Nitra

Slovak army’s orders support the local armament industryPhoto

State company Konštrukta will produce 25 Zuzana 2 artillery systems for the Slovak Armed Forces worth €175 million.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Sep 2018, at 22:55

Defence Minister Peter Gajdoš talking with soldiers at Konštrukta-Defence.

Higher consumption of alcohol-free beer draws investment to eastern Slovakia

Czech brewery is investing into expanding the Slovak brewery in Veľký Šariš.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Sep 2018, at 14:14

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Fashion e-shop will get a new warehouse in western Slovakia

The new warehouse will provide 60,000 square metres on several levels.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Sep 2018, at 12:38

Construction of a warehouse for the chain of fashion e-shops Factcool in Nové Mesto nad Váhom.

Slovakia is among the cheapest EU members

But it's also the most expensive among Visegrad Group members.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Sep 2018, at 22:00

Food prices and other commodities were compared within EU.

Four recruitment and job agencies joined forces in the Manuvia group

With this merger, an agency has been established that has 20 branches in six CEE countries, and the ambition to be among the biggest five in this region.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Sep 2018, at 13:57

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US companies bring higher added value to Slovakia

The labour force shortage is also an issue for members of the American Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia.Jana Liptáková, 5. Sep 2018, at 6:30

Ronald Blaško

Want to share a governmental limousine with the transport minister?

The Transport Ministry is launching a campaign to reduce the number of cars on roads.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Sep 2018, at 22:16

Transport Minister Árpád Érsek

Slovakia to pay more for its ultra-modern national stadiumPhoto

Bratislava will have one of most modern football stadiums in Europe and the state is ready to pay more, says PM Peter Pellegrini.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Sep 2018, at 22:10

The construction of National Football Stadium in Bratislava, September 4, 2018.

Only one Slovak company remains among the best in CEE region

The number of Slovak companies included in Coface CEE TOP 500 ranking of largest companies rose, while the number of firms among the best 10 declined.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Sep 2018, at 14:36

Volkswagen Slovakia in Bratislava.

Chinese investor to manufacture suitcases in Svidník

Sensei Logistic plans to employ 15 people.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Sep 2018, at 14:33

Chinese Ambassador to Slovakia, Lin Lin (L) during the meeting with Svidník officials and the Sensei Logistic company, on August 31, 2018.

Number of golf courses in Slovakia increases, number of players does notPhoto

Golf does not reap large profits, resort owners claim.Jozef Ryník1. Sep 2018, at 21:38

Black Stork golf course near High Tatras

What is affected by the minimum wage?

The payslip of low-income employees is not the only field depending on the final sum.Radka Minarechová, 31. Aug 2018, at 12:00

Workers at some textile companies get paid the minimum monthly wage and will appreciate an increase in 2010.

People will require fewer papers when visiting state authorities

New law aimed to fight bureaucracy is expected to change the thinking of employees in state offices.Compiled by Spectator staff, 31. Aug 2018, at 0:54

Foreign investors said they would welcome less bureaucracy in Slovakia.

Drivers face tailbacks, again - D1 will be rebuilt near Bratislava

The work on Triblavina highway junction has been renewed.Marek Poracký30. Aug 2018, at 13:29

Traffic limitations at Triblavina