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Slovakia Sent Humanitarian Aid Worth €85,000 to Lithuania on Friday

Bratislava, July 30 (TASR) - Slovakia on Friday dispatched €85,000 worth of humanitarian aid for Lithuania to help the country cope with increasing illegal migration and the coronavirus pandemic, TASR has learnt from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' (MFA) communication department.

Danube Limes Added to UNESCO World Heritage List

Fuzhou, July 30 (TASR) - The number of Slovak sites included on the UNESCO World Heritage List has increased to eight, as the UNESCO...

Hundreds Gather Outside Presidential Palace, Announce General Strike

Bratislava, July 29 (TASR) - Hundreds of people have gathered in front of the Presidential Palace in the capital on Thursday to protest against anti-pandemic measures, vaccination against COVID-19, testing for the disease, as well as the Government.

Shooter Rehak Stefecekova Wins Gold at Olympics, Sets Olympic and World Records

Tokyo, July 29 (TASR) - Slovak shooter Zuzana Rehak Stefecekova has won the gold medal in the women’s trap event at the 2020 summer...

Statistics: Death Rate Down in June; Deaths from COVID Drop to Eighth Place

Bratislava, July 28 (TASR) - A total of 4,251 individuals died in Slovakia in June, the lowest figure in twelve months, and COVID-19 was far from being the most frequent cause of death, falling to eighth place, the Statistics Office reported on Wednesday.

Matovic Gets First Sputnik V Shot

Bratislava, July 27 (TASR) - Finance Minister Igor Matovic (OLaNO) reported on his Facebook account on Tuesday that he’s received his first Sputnik V...

Smer to Challenge Amendment Concerning COVID Passes at Constitutional Court

Bratislava, July 27 (TASR) - Head of Smer-SD Robert Fico announced on Tuesday that his party is set to challenge at the Constitutional Court...

Slovakia Travel Promoting Holidays in Slovakia

Bratislava, July 27 (TASR) - The Slovakia Travel agency has launched a campaign to promote holidays in Slovakia. From July to mid-September, presenters on six radio stations with nationwide coverage regularly provide tips for trips around Slovakia under the slogan 'A Holiday in Slovakia - a Good Idea'.

‘Father of Gabcikovo’ Julius Binder Dies Aged 89

Bratislava, July 27 (TASR) - Former MP (HZDS) and water manager Julius Binder, who played a significant role in the construction and launch of the Gabcikovo Waterworks, has died at the age of 89, water management construction company Vodohospodarska Vystavba has announced on its website.

No-confidence Motion in Mikulec Postponed until September

Bratislava, July 26 (TASR) - The vote of no-confidence in Interior Minister Roman Mikulec (OLaNO) has been moved to the next regular parliamentary session due to be held in September.