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Fico Represents Sobotka at EU Summit in Brussels

Brussels, March 10 (TASR-correspondent) - Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico at an informal part of the EU summit in Brussels on Friday represented not...

Fico: Temporary Quotas Absolute Fiasco; EU Has No Alternative Solution

Bratislava, March 9 (TASR) – The system of temporary migrant quotas within the EU is an absolute failure, stated Prime Minister Robert Fico (Smer-SD)...

Fico: If EU President Election Is Postponed, Tusk Won’t Be Re-elected

Bratislava, March 8 (TASR) – If the Polish Government succeeds in postponing the European Council president election until a different EU summit, the incumbent...

V4 Summit to Debate Imports of Low Quality Food from Western Europe

Trnava, February 27 (TASR) - Warsaw will host an extraordinary summit of the prime ministers of the Visegrad Four (V4) countries on Thursday, March...

Danko: Time When Brussels Looked Down on National Parliaments Over

Bratislava, December 30 (TASR) - One of the reasons why Slovakia as part of its Presidency of the Council of the European Union organised...

Fico Sees Sanctions against Russia as Pointless and Not Leading to Anything

Brussels, October 21 (TASR) - The EU's sanctions against Russia are pointless and don't work, stated Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico after the EU...

Fico: Employing Migrants Doesn’t Concern Slovakia

Brussels, October 19 (TASR correspondent) - Employing refugees in the EU, which is supported by EU social partners (Governments, employers and trade unions), doesn't...

V4 Summit in Poland Opens with Minute of Silence for Kovac

The presidents of the Visegrad 4 (V4) group of countries (Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary) opened their summit in Poland on Friday with a minute of silence to honour the recently deceased Michal Kovac, who participated in these meetings as Slovakia's first president between 1993-98.

Danko: Today’s Summit Will Help EU Overcome Its Problems

Friday's summit of EU parliamentary chairmen in Bratislava is a project that might help the EU overcome its problems, said Slovak Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko following the talks, adding that sometimes it's worth it to be courageous.

Danko and Schulz: National and European Parliaments Should Deepen Cooperation

National parliaments and the European Parliament should deepen their cooperation, concurred Slovak Parliamentary Chairman Andrej Danko (Slovak National Party/SNS) and European Parliament President Martin Schulz who opened a two-day informal summit of parliamentary chairmen from EU countries with their joint statement on Thursday evening.

Traffic Restrictions in Bratislava during EU Parliamentary Chairs Session

Bratislava, October 5 (TASR) - Traffic measures for the informal summit of EU parliamentary leaders taking place in Bratislava this week (October 6-7) won't...

Kiska: I Worried About Too Unrealistic Expectations Regarding EU Summit

Bratislava, September 17 (TASR) - "I viewed the initiative of the Slovak (Council of the EU) Presidency and Prime Minister (Robert Fico) to organise the informal EU summit in Bratislava as a good idea, although later I had growing concerns whether such a meeting wouldn't raise too large and completely unrealistic expectations that simply wouldn't correspond with either the situation at hand, available options or informal nature of the summit," President Andrej Kiska told TASR on Saturday.

Fico: Unlike Great Britain, We Know What We Want

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) - Negotiations with Great Britain after its referendum on leaving the EU must lead to a state that will clearly...

Hollande: Border Protection, Security, Economic Growth EU Priorities

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) - Protecting EU borders, security, economic development and the future of youth are the priorities that must be tackled by...

Juncker: Bulgaria to Receive €108 million for Border Protection

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) – The European Commission will provide €108 million to Bulgaria for protecting its border with Turkey against illegal migration, Commission...

Juncker: No Written Conclusions from Informal EU Summit

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) – European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the informal EU summit in Bratislava on Friday said that he was happy...

Merkel: Bratislava Summit Takes Place in Constructive Atmosphere

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) – The informal summit of 27 EU member countries (without Great Britain) in Bratislava on Friday took place in a...

Tusk: Millions of Europeans Not Feeling Safe

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) – Millions of Europeans don't feel safe at the moment, European Council President Donald Tusk said after the informal EU...

Fico: EU Summit Successful, Declaration and Road Map Adopted

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) – The informal summit of 27 EU member countries (without Britain) in Bratislava on Friday was successful, having produced the...

V4: EU’s Migration Policies Should Be Based on Flexible Solidarity

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) – The EU's migration policies should be based on the principle of flexible solidarity, reads a joint statement from the...