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Lucansky: Police Checking Several People Concerning Kuciak’s Murder

Bratislava, September 25 (TASR) - The police are checking up on several people that have been identified by from the identikit picture released by...

European Commission Accuses ZSSK of Obstruction during Inspection

Brussels/Bratislava, September 25 (TASR) - The European Commission (EC) in its preliminary view has accused the passenger rail carrier ZSSK Slovensko of preventing the...

NBS: Slovakia’s GDP growth Should be 4 percent in 2018 and 4.5 percent in...

Bratislava, September 25 (TASR) - The gross domestic product (GDP) should grow by 4 percent this year, 4.5 percent next year, and slow down...

Danko Opens Exhibition of Photos on Dubcek in Greek Parliament

Visitors to the Greek Parliament in Athens will have the opportunity to see an exhibition of photographs dedicated to the memory of Slovak politician Alexander Dubcek (the leading figure in the Prague Spring of 1968), jointly opened by Slovak Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko (Slovak National Party/SNS) and his Greek counterpart Nikos Voutsis on Monday.
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Slovakia 24/7 – News in English

Bratislava, September 21 (TABLET.TV) - Watch our weekly news Slovakia 24/7 with David Fairhurst. - The first Slovak Islamist terrorist? - Identikit released in Kuciak case -...

National Anti-corruption Unit Detains Candidate for Nitra Mayor Stefek

Bratislava, September 24 (TASR) - The National Anti-corruption Unit detained the candidate for city mayor Stefan Stefek, in Nitra on Monday morning Dennik N...

Czech Police: Slovak Islamist Was Planning Lone Wolf Attack

Prague, September 23 (TASR) - The first Slovak Islamist radical identified for legal purposes only as Dominik K., arrested last year in the Czech...

Zvolen Ultras Riot at Ice Hockey Game in Hungary

Miskolc/Zvolen, September 22 (TASR) - An ice hockey game between DVTK Jegesmedvek Miskolc and HKM Zvolen (0-5) in Slovakia's ice-hockey premier league Tipsport Liga,...

Witness Recognises Man from Identikit Related to Journalist’s Murder

Bratislava, September 22 (TASR) - The man portrayed on an indentikit picture released by the authorities earlier this week as possibly "having information" on...

Elderly Wine-grower Asphyxiates with Gas Produced by ‘Burčiak’

Dulovce, September 21 (TASR) - The tasting of half-fermented wine known in Slovakia as 'burčiak' , considered by small wine-growers as one of their...

Lucia Zitnanska Leaves Most-Hid Party and Caucus

Bratislava, September 20 (TASR) - MP and former justice minister Lucia Zitnanska (2016-18) is leaving Most-Hid party and its caucus, TASR learnt on Thursday.

IFP: Slovakia’s GDP to Grow by 4.1% This Year; Up to 4.5% in 2019

Slovakia's GDP growth will reach 4.1 percent this year and accelerate to 4.5 percent in 2019 thanks to automotive sector exports, before slowing down to 3.9 percent in 2020, according to the latest macroeconomic prognosis published by the Finance Ministry's Financial Policy Institute (IFP) and presented by Finance Minister Peter Kazimir (Smer-SD) on Thursday.

Slovak Parliament Commemorates 170th Anniversary of Predecessor

Bratislava, September 19 (TASR) - The Slovak national anthem was played in Parliament (officially National Council of the Slovak Republic) on Wednesday to commemorate...

ZSSK Management to Compensate Passengers Out of Own Pocket

Bratislava, September 19 (TASR) - Passengers who ended up stuck for more than five hours on trains without any lights or access to toilets in early September, following the tearing down of an overhead line close to Bratislava main station, will become beneficiaries of extraordinary compensation that goes beyond the scope of the transport regulations, TASR learnt on Wednesday.

Gajdos: Slovakia Has Plenty to Offer Allies Regarding Bomb Disposal

Bratislava, September 19 (TASR) – Even 14 years since Slovakia became the leading country in the area of explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) within the...

Financial Administration President Frantisek Imrecze Resigns from his Post

At the session of the parliamentary financial committee where he came to explain the scandal involving Chinese goods-related customs frauds on Wednesday, Financial Administration (tax office) president Frantisek Imrecze announced he will resign from his post.

Opposition Assists in Passing Pension Age Caps to Round 2 in House

Bratislava, September 18 (TASR) - A Smer-SD-sponsored constitutional bill on introducing caps for pension age, which potentially wouldn't be allowed to exceed 64, was...

Kiska: Objective Is to Become Less Dependent on Russian Gas

Bucharest, September 18 (TASR-correspondent) - Connecting Europe by roads and railways as well as by gas pipelines to further unite Europe as a whole...

Danko Has Breakfast with Diplomats, Assures Them of Slovakia’s Support for EU

On the occasion of the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the EU, Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko (Slovak National Party/SNS) on Tuesday had breakfast with diplomats from EU-member countries serving in Slovakia, Parliament's communications department told TASR on the same day.

Pellegrini and Babis Want to Boost Mutual Co-operation in Army Weaponry

Kosice, September 17 (TASR) - Slovakia and the Czech Republic should intensify their co-operation in the defence sector by providing their armies with products...