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Today in Slovakia is your overview of news from Slovakia selected by Spectator staff every Monday - Thursday night. 

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Like London? A new temporary attraction has sprung up near the Danube in Bratislava (news digest)

Read your overview of news on Friday and weekend reading tips from The Slovak Spectator.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Jul 2020, at 14:20

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Slovakia opens to non-EU countries, but is also reproached by the EU (news digest)

Read the overview of news from July 2, 2020.Compiled by Spectator staff, 2. Jul 2020, at 20:48

PM Igor Matovič (OĽaNO) criticised the football match in Dunajská Streda.
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More hot water for parliament's speaker and an international scandal brewing (news digest)

Read the stories that resonated in the news from Slovakia on the first day of July.Compiled by Spectator staff, 1. Jul 2020, at 21:51

Richard Sulík (right) and his SaS demand Boris Kollár (centre) to step down. PM Igor Matovič (left) has supported Kollár so far.
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Lučanský ends in top police post on the last day of school (news digest)

Smoke from the building of the Comenius University in Bratislava calls for people to join protests against plagiarists in politics.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Jun 2020, at 22:26

Interior Minister Roman Mikulec and Police Corps President Milan Lučanský both admit their opinions differ.
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Kuciak murder trial continued, Pellegrini introduces new party (news digest)

Your overview of news from June 29, 2020.Compiled by Spectator staff, 29. Jun 2020, at 22:32

Peter Pellegrini introduced a new party.
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Kollár has not satisfied partners, coronavirus numbers up again (news digest)

Read your overview of news from Slovakia.26. Jun 2020, at 17:20

Boris Kollár will not use the Mgr. title while in politics, he said in response to plagiarism allegations.
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Čadca closes schools and sports venues as COVID-19 positive cases are rising (news digest)

Slovak ice hockey player becomes member of the Hockey Hall of Fame and Bratislava changes its budget plans. Your overview of news from June 25.Compiled by Spectator staff, 26. Jun 2020, at 0:15

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Čaputová in isolation, Kollár under pressure, Matovič talks stability (news digest)

There has been another rise in the rate of new coronavirus cases. Tension is growing around the parliament's speaker. The business environment might get a boost soon.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Jun 2020, at 19:55

Boris Kollár (left) and Igor Matovič.
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A record economic drop predicted for the Slovak economy (news digest)

A leading IT school is falling apart and a ruling coalition party has a plagiarism problem. News from Slovakia on June 23.Compiled by Spectator staff, 23. Jun 2020, at 22:19

Boris Kollár of Sme Rodina
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Flights between Košice and Vienna restored (news digest)

Controversial bank levy will change, unemployment keeps growing. Read your overview of news from June 22, 2020.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. Jun 2020, at 22:57

First passengers from Vienna arrived in Košice on June 22, 2020.
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Number of COVID-19 cases goes up as Slovakia opens up further (news digest)

Abortions go to parliament again, Kočner admits he paid for the surveillance of journalists, and Fico wants Pellegrini to quit as parliament's deputy speaker. Here is what happened in Slovakia on June 19.Compiled by Spectator staff, 19. Jun 2020, at 17:00

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More than 23,000 people underwent state quarantine (news digest)

Your overview of news from June 18.Compiled by Spectator staff, 19. Jun 2020, at 0:27

The quarantine centre in Gabčíkovo.
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Pellegrini announces his new party, Kočner talks about Kuciak (news digest)

Read your overview of news from Slovakia from June 17.Compiled by Spectator staff, 17. Jun 2020, at 21:50

Marian Kočner and his lawyer Marek Para
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People in Slovakia trust news less, Kia to produce e-cars (news digest)

Slovakia has also found its best scientists.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Jun 2020, at 22:19

The five best Slovak scientists are announced on June 16, 2020, in Bratislava.
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Airports in Bratislava and Košice dispatched first flights after the coronavirus crisis (news digest)

Slovakia was struck by floods, Slovak soldier dies in the Netherlands. Your overview of news from June 15.Compiled by Spectator staff, 15. Jun 2020, at 22:51

The airport in Bratislava reopened.
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Knife attack shocks Slovakia, international transport gradually takes off (news digest)

Thursday also brought some positive news for journalism in Slovakia. Read our news overview.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Jun 2020, at 0:15

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Arrests after raid at a governmental agency and a tough day for Smer (news digest)

Border checks only remain on the Polish border now. Read your overview of news from June 10.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Jun 2020, at 22:28

Peter Pellegrini
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Possibilities for holidays abroad expand as Slovakia reopens to another 16 countries (news digest)

Bratislava and Košice announce that some of regular flights will relaunch from June 15.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Jun 2020, at 22:39

Slovaks get off a plane from Stockholm, Sweden, which landed at Bratislava airport on March 29, 2020.
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Bus and train carriers restore connections from Slovakia (news digest)

Slovenia opens borders, Slovakia can participate in EU programme worth billions. Your overview of news from June 8.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Jun 2020, at 3:39

ZSSK dispatched the first trains to the Czech Republic on June 8.
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