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Governmental campaign should bring Slovaks home from the UK

The Slovak cabinet plans to persuade its expats living and working in the UK with at least a bachelor degree to return home: a campaign offering specific jobs should help. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Oct 2017, at 14:57

Young researchers, IT experts and medical staffers are needed in Slovakia, illustrative stock photo.

Blogger Ján Benčík receives the European Citizen's prize

The brave Slovak blogger and civil activist was nominated by a Slovak MEP. Compiled by Spectator staff ,12. Oct 2017, at 0:16

Blogger Ján Benčík receives the European Citizen's prize October 11.

Slovaks are the friendliest people in the V4 region

The Visegrad Group countries share their fear of refugees and criticism of their treatment by western European countries. Compiled by Spectator staff ,11. Oct 2017, at 23:34

Visegrad Group prime ministers celebrating the group's 25th anniversary.

Slovakia is 30th in quality of life

The country moved one place up in the chart comparing social progress. Compiled by Spectator staff ,11. Oct 2017, at 14:22

Drinking water, illustrative stock photo

Lajčák: Germany is crucial for the UN

Slovakia and Germany signed a memorandum intended to deepen the cooperation between the two countries. Compiled by Spectator staff ,7. Oct 2017, at 9:30

Miroslav Lajčák (l) also visited the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg during his visit to Germany.

Astronaut from NASA: We know things will not work

Astronaut Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger tells of training with NASA and how astronauts prepare for failures.By Ondrej Podstupka6. Oct 2017, at 11:59

US astronaut Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger

Drucker: Bratislava’s aces in the EMA bid include security, life costs and culture

The Health minister and deputy transport minister officially presented Slovakia’s bid to provide the headquarters for the European Medicines Agency in Brussels. Compiled by Spectator staff ,5. Oct 2017, at 22:50

Slovak extremists are preparing a joint shooting training with their Polish counterparts

Polish extremists are organised to make a trip to Slovakia to train their shooting abilities. Compiled by Spectator staff ,3. Oct 2017, at 13:46

Marian Kotleba (L) and his ĽSNS party members, supporters

It would be artificial to look for differences

Carmakers are aware they are being closely watched after Dieselgate, says German Ambassador Joachim Bleicker. Michaela Terenzani ,2. Oct 2017, at 6:30

German Ambassador to Slovakia Joachim Bleicker

Determined exchange students make their start in BratislavaPhoto

They don't know what to expect yet but mostly share good first impressions.Peter Dlhopolec27. Sep 2017, at 11:27

Johnson: I’m here as a messengerVideo

The British politician visited Slovakia, talking Brexit issues. Compiled by Spectator staff ,27. Sep 2017, at 2:16

Boris Johnson and Robert Fico

German election crucial to the EU's future as well as Slovakia

Slovak political parties and politicians congratulate German chancellor on the victory of her party in the Sunday, September 24 election; and the Foreign Ministry notes that her country remains a key partner in… Compiled by Spectator staff ,25. Sep 2017, at 15:45

Angela Merkel (C) won again the German election.

State Secretary of Environmental Ministry holds talks with Chinese minister

Space for cooperation is in strategic water planning and integrated management of river basins. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Sep 2017, at 1:33

Illustrative Stock Photo

Minister Lajčák holds talks with president Trump

The topics of their talk included – among other issues – UN reform, the Middle East peace migration, human rights, North Korea and relations between the USA and Russia. Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Sep 2017, at 15:11

Slovak FAM Lajčák in the UN.

Austria launches random checks close to Slovakia’s borders

Refugees are using new smuggling routes, according to the Austrian minister. Compiled by Spectator staff ,20. Sep 2017, at 23:04

Illustrative stock photo

Elite anti-terrorist units from Europe train in SlovakiaPhoto

The Lešť training centre sees a special exercise for the members of anti-terrorist units from eight European countries. Compiled by Spectator staff ,20. Sep 2017, at 22:57

Elite units trained at Lešť, Slovakia.

NY Times highlights partnership in a Roma settlement

NY Times reports on the achievements of Spišský Hrhov where the mayor decided to improve the integration of Roma. Compiled by Spectator staff ,19. Sep 2017, at 14:34

President Andrej Kiska (r) and Spišský Hrhov Mayor Vladimír Ledecký during the former's visit to the village in 2015.

A total of 359 foreign students to study at Comenius University this year

Most of them are interested in the Management Faculty Compiled by Spectator staff ,18. Sep 2017, at 22:49

Slovakia to produce barrels for Swedish mortars

The system will be integrated in Swedish combat vehicles. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Sep 2017, at 23:02

Illustrative Stock Photo

Slovakia to propose third bidder for EUGC Judge

After one candidate was turned down because of poor knowledge of French and another one got a negative opinion from the EU’s consultative committee, a third candidate for the European Union General Court, EUGC, is… Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Sep 2017, at 22:30

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