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Slovak startups show that earth-friendly approach can bring business success

The state should approach this sector more systematically, the representatives of the sector opine.Radka Minarechová, 16. Nov 2020, at 6:30


Economic growth a pleasant surprise to analysts

The second wave of the pandemic will be less severe on the economy, but will stretch across several quarters.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Nov 2020, at 17:08

Bratislava’s Mlynské Nivy Street is reopening on Monday

The street has been rebuilt into a modern boulevard bringing several improvements.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Nov 2020, at 16:59

Rebuilt Mlynské Nivy Street

Consumer prices started growing again

More expensive vegetable, bread and non-alcoholic beverages pushed prices up.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Nov 2020, at 11:57

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Allocating money for state-run health insurer triggers another dispute in coalition

The decision has been opposed by analysts and private insurers too.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Nov 2020, at 17:40

Want to open? You should test people, the prime minister suggests

Restaurants, fitness centres, swimming pools, schools and churches have been offered to participate in mass testing.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Nov 2020, at 11:52

Many restaurants struggle as they are affected by stringent measures.

Companies also promote responsible behaviour during the pandemic

The Via Bona awards were granted for the 20th time.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Nov 2020, at 21:30

The Via Bona awards are granted to companies that help their neighbourhood, employees or the business environment.

Slovak bought a coin from Kremnica for more than one million euros

The coin, a ten-ducat of ruler Ferdinand III minted in Habsburg in 1642, had a starting bid of €200,000.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Nov 2020, at 11:05

Slovakia posts second-highest trade surplus in a decade

It's due to car sales, analysts say.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Nov 2020, at 10:53

Most cars produced in Slovakia head for export.

Another section of the Bratislava ring road opened for drivers

The constructor expects the stretch to take the strain off traffic to and from the capital.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Nov 2020, at 17:52

The new 3.5-kilometre stretch of the Bratislava ring road has been open.

Slovakia needs a proper scheme of regional support

The fact that our society is starting to come to terms with corruption suspicions in highest places is a very positive message that things are changing.Michaela Terenzani, 9. Nov 2020, at 17:02

Igor Vranka

New car models for Bratislava. Volkswagen will reportedly make a big investment in Slovakia

The investment is higher than the Igor Matovič government has hoped for.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Nov 2020, at 11:44

Volkswagen Slovakia has already interrupted production.

Meal vouchers or money. People should have the opportunity to choose

The change is expected to become effective next March.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Nov 2020, at 11:36

What would Slovak researchers study if they were given a blank cheque?

Slovakia spends only around 0.9 percent of GDP on research and innovation.Renáta Zelná5. Nov 2020, at 11:28

Slavomír Adamčík of the SAV’s Centre for Plant Biology and Biodiversity says that microorganism research can distinguish and identify soil quality.

MSTS Securing Slovakia’s Radioactive Materials

Radioactive materials can be potentially dangerous if not handled correctly.Marián Fiala5. Nov 2020, at 8:42

Production plants continue working after nationwide testing in Slovakia

Employers’ representatives call on the government to provide companies with testing kits and to set up testing sites where employers can test their employees.Jana Liptáková, 4. Nov 2020, at 8:10

Weekend testing at PSA Groupe in Trnava

Smart cities attract investment and talent. How smart is Bratislava?

The Smart City Index focuses on how citizens perceive the scope and impact of efforts to make their cities ‘smart’.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Nov 2020, at 16:42


Slovak car-plane developers look to cash in on changing views of flying cars

AeroMobil and AirCar among a handful of firms working on special concept.Jana Liptáková, 2. Nov 2020, at 15:02

A fly test of the AirCar prototype.

1 January 2021: Important date for UK Nationals in Slovakia

The end of 2020 marks an important date for the nationals of the UK who live in Slovakia or plan to move here.2. Nov 2020, at 0:00

Shops will be closed on Sunday

Two national holidays are celebrated in November.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Oct 2020, at 16:11

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