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Lubos Machaj Will Be New RTVS Chief

Bratislava, June 30 (TASR) - Lubos Machaj will be a new general director of public-service broadcaster RTVS after Parliament elected him to the post in the second round on Thursday.

Parliament Fails to Elect RTVS Chief, Machaj and Reznik Make it to Round 2

Bratislava, June 29 (TASR) - The Parliament failed to elect a new general director of public-service broadcaster RTVS on Wednesday, as none of the seven candidates gained the required number of votes.

School Trade Unionists Don’t Consider One-off Contribution to Be Salary Hike

Bratislava, June 27 (TASR) - The Slovak Education Sector Employees Trade Union (OZPSaV) does not consider a one-off contribution for state and public sector employees amounting to €500 to be a salary hike, it rather views it as a compensatory allowance, OZPSaV chairman Pavel Ondek told TASR on Monday.

President Caputova: I’m Not against Referendum

(TA3, 'V politike', June 26) I'm not against a referendum, President Zuzana Caputova stated on TA3's discussion programme 'V politike' (In Politics) on Sunday, adding...

Environment Ministry: Not All CoFoE Results Can Be Implemented in Reality

Bratislava, June 25 (TASR) - The Environment Ministry sees the results of the Conference on the Future of Europe (CoFoE) as very positive, especially...

Premier: We Want to Pay Out €500 to Employees in State and Public Administration

Bratislava, June 25 (TASR) - The state proposes to pay a one-time contribution worth €500 per person to employees in the state and public...

Sermek: CoFoE Was Priority for European Parliament

Bratislava, June 25 (TASR) - The Conference on the Future of Europe (CoFoE) has been a high priority for the European Parliament (EP), as...

Heger: Joint Action and Coordination EU’s Answer to Rising Prices

Brussels, June 24 (TASR-correspondent) - Joint action and joint coordination is the strongest tool EU countries can use to alleviate the current economic situation...

President Doesn’t Sign Anti-inflation Package after House Breaks Her Veto

Bratislava, June 24 (TASR) - President Zuzana Caputova for the second time didn't sign the law on financing children's leisure time on Friday. Parliament earlier...

Remains of Czechoslovak Pilots Buried in the Netherlands after 81 Years

Amsterdam, June 23 (TASR) - The remains of Czechoslovak pilots who fought in the British Royal Air Force were buried in the Netherlands on...

ECHR: Slovakia Will Have to Pay €9,750 to Hascak over Gorilla Wiretapping

Bratislava, June 23 (TASR) - The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on Thursday ruled that Slovakia will have to pay €9,750 to financier...

Sermek: Nobody Dares to Ignore Voice of Citizens after CoFoE

Bratislava, June 23 (TASR) - The pressure from citizens for changes in the European Union is so strong that no one dares to ignore their voice, head of the European Parliament Office in Slovakia Robert Sermek has said in connection with incorporation of proposals that came out of the Conference on the Future of Europe (CoFoE).

Heger: Slovakia to Support Granting Candidate Status to Ukraine and Moldova

Brussels, June 23 (TASR-correspondent) - Slovakia is set to support granting candidate status to Ukraine and Moldova, while at the same time it'll support...

Klus: CoFoE Proposals Not Requiring Treaty Changes Need to Be Addressed First

Brussels, June 23 (TASR) - There is a consensus in the European Union that those citizens' proposals from the Conference on the Future of...

Sermek: War in Ukraine Has Notably Influenced CoFoE Results

Bratislava, June 23 (TASR) - Russia's military invasion of Ukraine has significantly influenced the results of the Conference on the Future of Europe (CoFoE),...

Premier Calls on Matovic and Sulik to Control Their Statements

Bratislava, June 22 (TASR) - Prime Minister Eduard Heger (OLaNO) calls on Finance Minister Igor Matovic (OLaNO) and Economy Minister Richard Sulik (Freedom and...

SaS Won’t Participate Again in Coalition Councils Due to Matovic’s Attacks

Bratislava, June 22 (TASR) - The governing Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) party has once again decided to stop attending coalition council meetings, party spokesman...

President Respects Breaking of Her Veto, Will Turn to Constitutional Court

Bratislava, June 22 (TASR) - President Zuzana Caputova respects the fact that MPs overruled her veto concerning the anti-inflation package, TASR was told by...

Parliament Breaks Veto, Passes Anti-inflation Aid in Original Wording

Bratislava, June 22 (TASR) - Parliament on Wednesday overruled President Zuzana Caputova's veto concerning the law on financing children's leisure time. MPs approved the...

Klus: CoFoE Brought Some Very Effective Proposals from Citizens

Bratislava/Brussels/Luxembourg, June 22 (TASR-correspondent) - The EU General Affairs Council (GAC) in Luxembourg is debating how to treat citizens' recommendations from the Conference on the Future of Europe (CoFoE), Foreign Affairs Ministry's State Secretary Martin Klus said following his arrival at the GAC meeting on Tuesday (June 21).