UVZ: British Strain of Coronavirus in Slovakia at Least in mid-November

Bratislava, January 20 (TASR) - The presence of the British strain of coronavirus in Slovakia has been traced back to at least November 14,...

Slovak Health Ministry Outlines 11 Phases for COVID Vaccination

Bratislava, January 20 (TASR) - Vaccination against coronavirus will be performed in eleven phases in Slovakia, with priority being given to the frail and...

Krajci: Pensioners Aged over 85 Can Sign Up for Vaccination

Slovak pensioners older than 85 can enrol for vaccination against novel coronavirus, Health Minister Marek Krajci (OLaNO) posted on a social network on Tuesday (January 19) night.

Man Faces up to 5 Years in Prison for Illegally Catching and Importing a...

STORY PROVIDED BY THE SLOVAK POLICE CORPS: The investigator of the Department for Detection of Hazardous Substances and Environmental Crime of the Criminal Police Bureau...

Voice-SD Initiates Joint Petition Committee for Referendum on Snap Election

The extra-parliamentary Voice-SD party suggests the formation of a joint petition committee for a referendum on an early general election.

SIZP Levies Record Fine on Hrinova Dairy for Contaminating Slatina River

The Slovak Environment Inspectorate (SIZP) has fined Hrinova (Banska Bystrica region) Dairy €135,000, the highest penalty for extraordinary damage to the water quality of the Slatina River, SIZP spokesperson Tamara Lesna told TASR on Monday.

Food Shopping and Seeing Doctor among Exemptions from New Lockdown

Bratislava, January 18 (TASR) - The lockdown in Slovakia extended beyond January 27 until February 7 but eased for those with negative tests for...

Lockdown to Be Combined with Nine-day Countrywide Voluntary Testing

Bratislava, January 17 (TASR) - The curfew will be combined with one-time countrywide testing, Prime Minister Igor Matovic (OLaNO) said following the extraordinary Government...

Krajci: We Want to Carry Out Screening Testing of Population for COVID-19

Bratislava, January 16 (TASR) - The Government wants to carry out screening testing of the population for COVID-19 in order to reduce the spread...

Krajci: Epidemiological Situation in Slovakia Improving But Only Slightly

Bratislava, January 15 (TASR) - The situation in connection with the novel coronavirus pandemic is slightly improving in Slovakia but about 90 people are...