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...

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...

Cyberbullying and Identity Theft among Top Cyber Risks

Bratislava, July 20 (TASR) - Payments and purchases via the internet, cyberbullying and identity theft are among the primary cyber risks, said Robert Koch of Uniqa insurance company at a press conference on Wednesday. "Up...

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...

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.

Sweden’s Jonas Eriksson Becomes New EANA Chief

Executive director and editor-in-chief of Swedish press agency TT Jonas Eriksson has become the new President of the European Alliance of News Agencies (EANA) in line with a decision made by the EANA General Assembly in Bratislava on Friday.

OLaNO-NOVA: Danko Wants to Take Control of Public Service RTVS

Slovak National Party (SNS) leader Andrej Danko wants to take control over public service Radio and Television Slovakia (RTVS), Opposition MPs Veronika Remisova and Jozef Viskupic (OLaNO-NOVA) told a news conference held in Parliament on Wednesday.

TASR Launches NewsNow, First Slovak Public Service News in English

Bratislava, February 3 (TASR) - The aim of the new public service news website by TASR called NewsNow – now available at newsnow.tasr.sk – is to increase the availability of current issues in Slovakia in English.