Zuzana Caputova Sworn in as Slovak President

Bratislava, June 15 (TASR) - Zuzana Caputova swore an oath before Constitutional Court chair Ivan Fiacan during a ceremonial parliamentary session held in the...

Defence Ministry Has Allegedly Refused Stopover of 2 US Helicopters

Bratislava, June 14 (TASR) - After the Defence Ministry has allegedly refused to allow two US helicopters to carry out a refuelling stopover in...

Bugar Offered His Post of Party Chair, Party Leadership Refused It

Bratislava, June 13 (TASR) - I offered my post at the party leadership meeting but the senior party officials rejected it, Most-Hid Chairman Bela...

Presov Tunnel Has Been Broken Through Three Months Early

Presov, June 13 (TASR) - The Presov tunnel on the D1 motorway has been broken through on Thursday three months early, with the construction...

Harabin Questions Caputova’s Inauguration in View of His Legal Complaint

Unsuccessful presidential candidate Stefan Harabin has questioned the upcoming inauguration of Zuzana Caputova as Slovak president, arguing that the Constitutional Court hasn't yet decided on his complaints regarding the outcome of the presidential election in March.

Slovakia to Host Its First European Institution – European Labour Authority

Luxembourg, June 13 (TASR) - The European Labour Authority (ELA) will be based in Bratislava, the Council of Employment, Social Affairs, Health and Consumers...

Poll: Smer Would Have Won Election in June ahead of PS-Together and LSNS

Bratislava, June 12 (TASR) - Had a general election taken place in Slovakia in June, it would have been won by the current main...

Cabinet Okays Salary Hikes for Newly Qualified Teachers

The salaries of newly qualified teachers should increase as of September, as the Cabinet at its session on Wednesday approved a respective amendment sponsored by the Slovak National Party (SNS).

Fico: Discussion Inside Smer-SD Revolves Around Party Programme

Bratislava, June 11 (TASR) - The fulcrum of the internal discussion within Smer-SD is the party programme, with two main tasks ahead: making sure that Smer-SD remains a stable element of the Slovak political scene and that the 2020 general election result reflects the work the party has done in the economic and social areas, Smer-SD chairman Robert Fico told journalists on Tuesday.

Slovak Health Chamber Urges Minister Richter to Resign Over SP Snafu

Bratislava, June 11 (TASR) - The Slovak Health Chamber (SLK) is calling upon Minister of Labour, Social Affairs and Family Jan Richter (Smer-SD) to assume political responsibility over actions by the Socialna Poistovna (SP) social insurer and resign, TASR learnt on Tuesday.