Kalinak: Information from Slovakia Helped Foil Terror Attack in Denmark

Information provided by the Slovak authorities has helped to prevent several terrorist attacks abroad, said Interior Minister Robert Kalinak on Radio Expres's 'Brano Zavodsky Nazivo' talk show on Thursday.

KDH Sees Fear of LSNS behind Refusal to Publish its Billboard

The extra-parliamentary Christian Democratic Movement (KDH) wanted to order a billboard featuring the slogan "[far-right] LSNS has been in Parliament already for one year, but it has not managed to do anything there"; however, its publishing has been refused, TASR learnt from KDH spokesman Stano Zupa on Thursday.

Slovak 15-year-old Pupils below OECD Average in Financial Literacy

Bratislava, May 24 (TASR) - Slovak pupils are below the average in OECD countries in terms of financial literacy, according to the results of...

GLOBSEC Forum in Bratislava to See 1,300 Guests from 70 Countries

Bratislava, May 23 - Some 1,300 guests from 70 countries are set to attend the 12th edition of the international security forum GLOBSEC 2017...

Fico: Foreign Firms Should Say Clearly If They’ve Encountered Corruption

Large foreign businesses should make it clear whether or not they've encountered corruption or non-transparent practices while operating in Slovakia, said Prime Minister Robert Fico after receiving key investors at the Government Office in Bratislava on Monday.

Fico: I Hope Estonian EU Presidency Will be Flexible Enough

The Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU will be highly interested in preserving the unity of the Union, which is incredibly important for its future; but this can be achieved in other ways than by blindly obeying commands and respecting the stronger ones, said Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico (Smer-SD) following his meeting with his Estonian counterpart Juri Ratas on Monday.

Kalinak Rejects Claims of Disadvantageous Real Estate Transactions

Interior Minister Robert Kalinak (Smer-SD) held a press conference on Monday to reject the Opposition's claims in recent weeks that the ministry has wasted money on certain disadvantageous real estate transactions.

Blaha: Paternalistic Relationship Belongs in Middle Ages, Not in EU

Bratislava, May 22 (TASR) - The paternalistic relationship that can be seen on the part of some western EU countries towards central and eastern...

Fico: Cabinet Eyeing Unemployment Rate of Less than 7 percent

The Government is looking to cut the unemployment rate in Slovakia to below 7 percent post-haste, said Prime Minister and Smer-SD party chairman Robert Fico at a press conference on Friday.

Lajcak Receives Prize for Assisting Bosnia and Herzegovina on Its Way to EU

Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak (a Smer-SD nominee) received on Thursday in Mostar a special prize, the European Personality of the Year 2016, from the Evening Paper daily for his assistance to Bosnia and Herzegovina on its journey to the European Union, TASR learnt from the ministry's press department on Friday.