News on Slovakia's economy and employment

Marián Hlavačka
Sustainable construction means different things to different cities. 11. Jun 2021, at 7:00
Fairtrade flowers hit the Slovak market
Fairtrade products are on the rise in Slovakia. Cocoa was the most popular among them. 10. Jun 2021, at 12:52
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Investors perceive the government’s reform policy as a positive signal for the country. 8. Jun 2021, at 11:21
Martin Neštepný
Smart solutions should be aimed at increasing the comfort of people working in offices. 8. Jun 2021, at 9:30
Steel pipes for the North Stream 2 pipeline are uploaded in Mukran harbour in Sassnitz, Germany.
Alexei Miller of Gazprom assured that cooperation with Slovakia will continue at the set level. 7. Jun 2021, at 17:25
Total increase in expenditures not necessary, economists say. 3. Jun 2021, at 15:49
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But observers warn against shortage of chips in industry and looming third pandemic wave. 2. Jun 2021, at 18:36
Marián Boček, CEO of InoBat Auto, during the official launch of reconstruction works of the new facility.
EV battery developer and producer InoBat Auto has launched reconstruction of a former logistics and production hall into an EV battery R&D centre and pilot line. 2. Jun 2021, at 17:19
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The outlook is negative due to the partial closure of export capacities and positive due to the start-up of services, according to the Council for Budget Responsibility. 2. Jun 2021, at 11:46
Finance Minister Igor Matovič (OĽaNO) after parliament passed amended state budget.
Parliament passes amendment to the state budget. 28. May 2021, at 14:39
Austrian Ambassador Margit Bruck-Friedrich is the last guest to talk about the Slovak capital in the Bratislava series of the Spectacular Slovakia Podcast.
The country’s GDP is expected to rise by 4.7 percent this year, according to the International Monetary Fund. 20. May 2021, at 11:34
New construction in Demänovská valley.
Construction is governed by rules almost half a century old, Sme Rodina looking to make changes. Tomáš Vašuta18. May 2021, at 13:38
The reactor of the third unit of the Mochovce nuclear power plant in June 2016.
After Slovakia’s nuclear regulator okayed its commissioning, the operator plans to load nuclear fuel this autumn. 14. May 2021, at 15:56
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Economic growth is rebounding as the economy reopens. 13. May 2021, at 11:57
SOR e-buses will be equipped by baterries developed and produced by InoBat.
InoBat to develop and produce batteries to power electric bus fleet across Europe. 7. May 2021, at 15:30
Finance Minister Igor Matovič introducing the tax and levy reform.
It will be based on three pillars: fair taxes, a single tax and single levy and benefits of €200 per child. 6. May 2021, at 17:51
Speaker of Parliament Boris Kollár, President Zuzana Čaputová and Prime Minister Eduard Heger, from left after signing the a letter accompanying Slovakia’s recovery plan.
Only the next government will harvest the fruits of the planned reforms. 6. May 2021, at 13:32
Carmakers have used the temporary kurzarbeit scheme during the ongoing pandemic.
The state will cover 60 percent of the employee’s salary. 5. May 2021, at 12:04
The number of companies oblided to have their financial statements audited decreases.
Less companies subject to compulsory auditing of financial statements. 5. May 2021, at 11:36
A shopping centre in Bratislava.
Industrial output returned to growth and foreign trade broke another record. 2. May 2021, at 23:04