Twenty-Five Entities Seek to Take Part in General Election

A total of 25 political parties, movements and coalitions intend to run in the 2020 general election, TASR learnt from the Interior Ministry's press department after the deadline for submitting slates to the ministry passed at midnight on Sunday.

Vlhova Runner-up to Shiffrin in Slalom in Killington

Killington, December 1 (TASR) - Slovak skier Petra Vlhova ended up second on Sunday in a slalom event in Killington, the USA, finishing 2.29...

Cabaj: Ex-premier Meciar Won’t Run in General Election

Ex-premier Vladimir Meciar won't run in the 2020 general election, Slovak League vice-chair Tibor Cabaj confirmed for TASR on Friday.

Pellegrini: Slovakia and Latvia Similar in Many Respects

Riga, November 29 (TASR) - Slovakia and Latvia share many similar traits, including historical experience, Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini (Smer-SD), who’s currently on...

Slovakia Bans as Crime Promotion of Pedophilia, Zoophilia and Necrophilia

Bratislava, November 28 (TASR) - The support and promotion of sexual pathology, namely pedophilia, zoophilia and necrophilia, will be considered a crime in Slovakia...

Finance Ministry to Dismiss Tipos CEO

Bratislava, November 28 (TASR) - The Finance Ministry decided on Thursday to dismiss within a few days Jan B. from the post of CEO...

Options for Suspending Judges and Prosecutors to Be Expanded

If there's a reason to doubt that judges or prosecutors meet the prerequisites and abilities to perform their jobs and the credibility or reputation of the judiciary might be seriously compromised, it will be possible to suspend them, according to an amendment to the law on judges and associate judges approved by the Cabinet at a special session on Thursday.

Slovakia Global Power in Malt Production, But Farmers Cut Barley Acreage

Nitra, November 12 (TASR) - A global power in the production of malt, Slovakia exports 82 percent of its output, making it the sixth...

Paska, Smolikova, Hrnko and Matecna follow Danko on SNS 2020 Election Slate

Bratislava, November 27 (TASR) - The Slovak National Party (SNS) slate for the 2020 general election will be led by its head and Parliamentary...

Pellegrini Number One on Smer-SD Slate, Fico Second

Bratislava, November 27 (TASR) - Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini will lead Smer-SD into the 2020 general election, while party chief Robert Fico will be...