TASR Withdrawing from Contract with Russian News Agency Sputnik

The management of the News Agency of the Slovak Republic (TASR) has in the past 24 hours reviewed the content of the contract between itself and Russian news agency Sputnik and stated that no information from Sputnik's database has been used in TASR's news service during the one-month duration of the contract.

Reznik: TASR Is Attentive towards Efforts of V4 Parliamentary Chairs

Bratislava, December 4 (TASR) - The News Agency of the Slovak Republic (TASR) considers the effort of the parliamentary chairs of the Visegrad Four (V4) countries to intensify the mutual exchange of information vis-a-vis...

Madaric: RTVS Caught in Crossfire; No Deal on RTVS Head Made Yet

Public-service Radio and Television Slovakia (RTVS) has been caught up in attacks coming from two sides, said Culture Minister Marek Madaric on Tuesday.

TASR General Director Reznik to Run for Head of RTVS

Bratislava, April 12 (TASR) - After careful consideration, the general director of the News Agency of the Slovak Republic (TASR), Jaroslav Reznik, has decided to throw in his lot with other contenders and vie...

TASR Ended 2016 with Surplus of Over €136,000

The News Agency of the Slovak Republic (TASR) ended 2016 with a surplus of €136,512, as its revenues of €5,278,253 topped the agency's expenditures of €5,141,741, according to a report on TASR's activities in the second half of 2016 that the agency's general director Jaroslav Reznik presented to members of Parliament's media committee on Thursday.

OLaNO-NOVA Submits Proposal on RTVS Funding to Parliament

Bratislava, April 10 (TASR) - When a new general director of public broadcaster Radio and Television Slovakia (RTVS) takes up the post in June, RTVS should have a definitive model of funding set for...

TASR Wins 2017 EANA Award for Excellence in News Agency Quality

Bratislava, April 11 (TASR) - The News Agency of the Slovak Republic (TASR) has won the 2017 Prize for Excellence in News Agency Quality awarded by the European Alliance of News Agencies (EANA) for...

Two TASR Employees Score at Literary Fund Awards Ceremony

Bratislava, April 26 (TASR) - Two members of the editorial staff of the News Agency of the Slovak Republic (TASR) - photographer Michal Svitok and head of the domestic news desk Richard Kvasnovsky -...