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Slovak innovators made the New Europe 100 Team

The list aims to raise the profile of changemakers in emerging Europe Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Nov 2017, at 22:55

The Cvernovka creative community showed their new studios in the former chemical school.

Obchodná Street among the most expensive

Well-known retail street in Bratislava appeared in top 100. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Nov 2017, at 13:45

Obchodná Street in Bratislava

Ad concerning Philippine housewives checked by ethical self-regulation body

A company promises in its ad to offer household helpers who are hardworking and discreet. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Nov 2017, at 13:38

US Embassy is willing to pay rent

However, it still hasn't signed a new rental agreement with the city of Bratislava. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Nov 2017, at 22:49

US Embassy in Bratislava

Why Slovaks should start fearing the Czechs

Slovakia will have to display unity and inventiveness for Brussels to recognise it among the cluster of “strange” democracies east of GermanyBy Petr Šabata22. Nov 2017, at 22:24

L-R: President Zemand and PM Babiš form the fate of the Czech Republic but impact also that of Slovakia.

European institutions agreed to ban on unjustified geo-blocking

In some defined cases, merchants will and online shops will not be allowed to require consumers to pay with a debit or credit card issued in another country; this means discrimination by online shops based on a… Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Nov 2017, at 1:09

Dušan Chrenek

EMA will go to Amsterdam, not Bratislava

The Slovak capital finished fourth in first round of vote for the seat of the prestigious European Medicines Agency Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Nov 2017, at 6:27

EMA will move from London due to Brexit. It will go to Amsterdam.

112 Slovak trucks detained in Belgium due to suspicion of driver exploitation

The Association of Road Transport Operators of the Slovak Republic claim a shell company via which a Belgian entrepreneur hires drivers from eastern Europe is behind the case Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Nov 2017, at 6:01

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Canadian anthropologist faces charges of sexual abuse

The police seized pictures of underage girls and also a weapon while searching his premises. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Nov 2017, at 6:27

Police detain 78 illegal migrants in two lorries

In the city of Žilina, vehicles were stopped with dozens of illegally transported Iraqi, Iranian and Syrian nationals. Compiled by Spectator staff ,15. Nov 2017, at 13:51

Police detained 78 illegal migrants in Źilina, on November 14.

Planning to settle in Slovakia? You will need to speak some Slovak

Free language courses available for foreigners living in the capital. Nina Francelová ,14. Nov 2017, at 20:56

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Slovakia joins PESCO initiative

PESCO membership will present an opportunity for Slovakia to bolster its defence capabilities Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Nov 2017, at 21:40

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, centre, poses with EU foreign and defense ministers after signing the notification on Permanent Structure Cooperation (PESCO) on November 13 in Brussels.

Fallen soldiers of World War I remembered in SlovakiaPhoto

In the Slovak capital and four other cities, the end of World War I and those killed were commemorated November 11. Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Nov 2017, at 14:03

The commemorative feast on International veterans Day, at war cemetery in Petržalka-Kopčany, November 11.

Bratislava and Milan lead race for EU medicines agency, the Financial Times writes

Ministers will vote on a new home for the EMA on November 209. Nov 2017, at 22:05

Part of Westend area in Patrónka

Japanese embassy awards Slovak politician

MP František Šebej contributes to deepening relations with Japan through several activities. Compiled by Spectator staff ,8. Nov 2017, at 14:16

František Šebej

Slovaks are mentioned in the Paradise Papers

More information will be published later this week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,8. Nov 2017, at 2:29

A record number of British companies are locating to Slovakia

The biggest British investor in the country is the carmaker Jaguar Land Rover. Compiled by Spectator staff ,8. Nov 2017, at 2:24

Jaguar Land Rover plant near Nitra is under construction

Slovak FinMin is interested in becoming Eurogroup head

Kažimír is waiting for political consensus Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Nov 2017, at 21:50

Finance Minister Peter Kažimír

A homeless man detained in Vienna, with TNT allegedly originating from Slovakia

A German homeless man detained in Vienna claims he got the TNT from Slovakia; the case is not connected to terrorism. Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Nov 2017, at 13:52

Illegal ammunition, illustrative stock photo

Czech election also impacted by hoaxes: Okamura’s disinformation gesture

The anti-Islam party spread disinformation and was supported by conspiracy websites.By Lukáš Onderčanin4. Nov 2017, at 3:31

Tomio Okamura

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