Opinion

Economy Minister Karel Hirman (right) and PM Eduard Heger in parliament.
Government says ‘don’t panic’, but people in Slovakia have no idea how much they will pay for electricity and gas this winter. 26. Sep 2022, at 13:55
Sme Rodina leader Boris Kollár (left), OĽaNO leader Igor Matovič (right) and PM Eduard Heger of OĽaNO in parliament on September 14, 2022
Now minus one coalition party, Heger discovers that ruling the country without a parliamentary majority will take work. 19. Sep 2022, at 13:47
People queue to pay their final respects to Queen Elizabeth II during the Lying-in-State at Westminster Hall in London on Friday, September 16, 2022.
Democracy has its limits. 16. Sep 2022, at 17:03
Richard Sulik (left) and his fellow SaS ministers have filed resignations as ministers of the cabinet of Eduard Heger (right).
But who exactly will be responsible for the performance of the new ministers? 12. Sep 2022, at 13:49
Illustrative photo, workplace.
Anton Marcinčin and Ábel Ravasz join forces to discuss the demographic time-bomb which is already ticking in Slovakia and a possible solution at least for its Eastern part. Ábel Ravasz and 1 more8. Sep 2022, at 10:43
Igor Matovič (OĽaNO)
Without politics, there is no predictability and no accountability. 5. Sep 2022, at 13:14
Anger and lies dominate among part of the population. The rest of us need to actively defend society. 26. Aug 2022, at 7:30
Kyiv, Ukraine.
We stand with Ukraine because it is the right thing to do. Nicholas Namba24. Aug 2022, at 11:49
Tanks in Bratislava
54 years on, Slovaks know all too well what happens when you do not fight back against occupiers. 22. Aug 2022, at 8:21
Altogether 131 refugees from Ukraine are accommodated at the premises of the Prešov prison; the capacity of the facility is 151 people. The original inmates were moved to Sabinov. The picture features an angel in the Ukrainian national colours created by one refugee and her son as a thank you gift for visitors.
A Ukrainian refugee, mother of two, tells the story of her escape to Slovakia and the six months she has lived here so far. Anastasiia Kasian15. Aug 2022, at 18:20
Eduard Heger (left) and Igor Matovič (right).
Nobody seems to know what will happen to the government come September – except Igor Matovič, of course. 15. Aug 2022, at 14:47
Igor Matovič
With coalition crunch-time approaching, Matovič turns to his “proven” tactic. 8. Aug 2022, at 14:22
Manufacture worker, stock photo.
Katarína Miňová, who has recently joined the AmCham team to lead its Košice office, shares her vision for the region of Eastern Slovakia. Katarína Miňová6. Aug 2022, at 13:50
Refugees from Ukraine
What it means to give – and receive. 6. Aug 2022, at 6:28
President Zuzana Čaputová during a press conference on June 7, 2022.
Ukraine war derangement syndrome continues to ravage some in the intellectual classes. 3. Aug 2022, at 11:23
Viktor Orban
Hungary is isolated in its stance towards Russia, but for how long? 1. Aug 2022, at 15:09
Forest fire in Mala Lodina near Kosice.
Don't forget after the temperature drops. 28. Jul 2022, at 10:51
Public acknowledgement improves, but legal recognition lags far behind. 25. Jul 2022, at 14:48
Embassies support Pride events around Slovakia. 23. Jul 2022, at 8:00
PM Eduard Heger with SaS leader Richard Sulík (right) and OĽaNO leader Igor Matovič (left) announce the arrival of Volvo.
Heger and Sulík have identified the “main” problem in the coalition, but they differ over what it is. 18. Jul 2022, at 14:29
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