Slovak AeroMobil Unveils Flying Car Model in Monaco

Bratislava/Monte Carlo, April 20 (TASR) - The Slovak company AeroMobil unveiled on Thursday (April 20) its new model of flying car at the Top Marques Show car expo in Monaco, TASR learnt from Stefan...

Kazimir in Cuba Discussing Slovak Investments in Energy Sector

Bratislava, February 7 (TASR) - Finance Minister Peter Kazimir (Smer-SD) is holding a series of talks with representatives of the Cuban Government in the country's capital of Havana to strengthen cooperation between both countries,...

NGO: Slovak Assistance to Cuba Potentially Harmful to Locals’ Health

Bratislava, March 26 (TASR) - Slovakia's assistance to Cuba in reconstructing its Felton thermal power plant, which suffered a breakdown last year, could actually contribute to endangering the local environment and harming people's health,...

AmCham Elects Eight People to Its Board of Directors

Bratislava, April 20 (TASR) – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Slovakia at a general assembly at the Primatial Palace in Bratislava on Wednesday elected members of its board of directors, AmCham's Natalia...

Brazilian Embassy: Meat Irregularities Punished in Exemplary Manner

Bratislava, March 31 (TASR) - Those who were involved in irregularities with meat production in Brazil have been punished in an exemplary manner, the Brazilian Embassy in Slovakia stated on Friday. "Let's note that 99.6...

Amazon to Open New Logistics Centre in Sered

Bratislava, March 6 (TASR) - The American internet commerce company Amazon wants to open its first reverse logistics centre in the Mountpark industrial zone in Sered (Trnava region) and create more than 1,000 jobs...

Eustream Welcomes Russians’ Assurances on Gas Transport

Bratislava, April 12 (TASR) - Slovak gas transport operator Eustream welcomes assurances from Russia that the Slovak pipelines will be used for gas transport long term, Eustream's external communication specialist Pavol Kubik told TASR...

Hochtief Chief: Slovakia Lacking Concept for Highway Construction

Bratislava, February 23 (TASR) – It's necessary to construct another 1,000 kilometres of motorways and expressways in Slovakia, but the proper general concept of construction and funding is lacking to achieve this, construction company...

Volkswagen Slovakia Trade Union Issues Strike Threat

Volkswagen Slovakia (VW SK) car producer is facing the threat of a strike after the new Volkswagen Modern Trade Union (MOV) on Tuesday voiced its dissatisfaction with the progress and results of the talks with the plant's management thus far.

Strabag to Build National Football Stadium for €59.77 million in 76 Weeks

Bratislava, August 9 (TASR) - A National Football Stadium (NFS) will be constructed by Strabag company for €59.77 million (VAT included), with the company winning the public tender for the construction of the stadium,...

Ersek: We Cannot Resist Railway Transport Liberalisation

Slovakia cannot resist railway transport's liberalisation, whether anyone likes it or not, Transport and Construction Minister Arpad Ersek (Most-Hid) said while addressing participants at a conference called Current Challenges in Regional Passenger Rail Transport, held in Bratislava on Thursday.

Concerns Replace Enthusiasm for Jaguar Land Rover Investment in Nitra

Nitra, April 7 (TASR) - The initial enthusiasm about the arrival of luxury car maker Jaguar Land Rover to Nitra has now turned into concerns among the locals amid considerations that a considerable part...

Inspectors Found 2,924 Illegal Labourers Last Year

Control authorities carried out 25,931 inspections aimed at stopping illegal labour last year, according to a report on discovering and combating illegal labour for 2016, presented by the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Ministry and acknowledged by the Cabinet at its session on Tuesday.

Lyra Chocolate in Nitra to Cooperate with Shuar Indian Tribe

Bratislava, February 7 (TASR) - The Nitra-based chocolate manufacturer Lyra Chocolate will cooperate with an Ecuadorian Indian tribe called Shuar, which is based in Ecuador's Taisha region, as the company's representative Karol Styblo signed...

Schmid: Compensation Sought from Slovakia by EuroGas is Unrealistic

Compensation amounting to USD 3.2 billion (€2.9 billion) demanded from the Slovak Government by a company called Eurogas AG in arbitration over the revocation of a licence to mine talc in the village of Gemerska Poloma (Kosice region) doesn't correspond with reality, Schmid Industrieholding chief Robert Schmid told TASR on Monday.

Main Trial in Arbitration on Talc Mining over, Verdict Expected in 1.5 Years

The decision for the international arbitration between the company EuroGas and Slovakia concerning the withdrawal of the licence for talc mining in Gemerska Poloma (Kosice region) should be made in one or 1.5 years at the latest, Plus 7 Dni weekly writes in its latest issue.

Economic Sentiment Indicator in Slovakia Falls by 0.6 M-o-M in April

Bratislava, April 28 (TASR) - The three-month average Economic Sentiment Indicator (EIS) fell by 0.6 points on the month to 104.0 points in April, the Slovak Statistics Office reported on Friday. The change was due...

Slovak Bee-keepers Unable to Cover Honey Demand, It Must Be Imported

Bratislava, January 10 (TASR) - Honey consumption in Slovakia has increased to such an extent that Slovak bee-keepers aren't able to cover the demand for it, and Slovakia has to import honey from abroad,...

Fico: Slovakia, Germany and Czech Republic Form EU Industrial Triangle

Berlin/Bratislava, April 3 (TASR correspondent) - Slovakia, Germany and the Czech Republic will focus even more on further strengthening industry - the automotive industry in particular, concurred the leaders of the three countries -...

Danko: Slovaks Should Demand Slovak Trains, Not Regiojet’s

Slovaks shouldn't be happy about 20-year-old repainted trains imported from Italy by private transport company RegioJet, but should be proud of and demand Slovak trains, said leader of the governing coalition Slovak National Party (SNS) and Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko on TA3's programme 'V politike' (In Politics) on Sunday.