European Commission Approves Slovakia’s Regional Aid Map until 2027

Brussels, September 16 (TASR-correspondent) - In line with EU rules on state aid, the European Commission on Thursday approved Slovakia's map for granting regional aid between January 2, 2022 and December 31, 2027.

Kollar Confers J.M. Hurban Award on Feldek, Sabaka, Neuwirth, Hegerova

Bratislava, September 16 (TASR) - Parliamentary Chair Boris Kollar (We Are Family) has conferred on Thursday at Bratislava Castle the Jozef Miloslav Hurban State...

Zvolensky to Pope Francis: Peter Has Walked on Slovak Soil

Sastin, September 15 (TASR) - Peter has walked on Slovak soil, visiting the capital Bratislava, Kosice and Presov and making true our dream to...

Pope Says Public Farewell to Slovakia in Sastin

Sastin, September 15 (TASR) - Pope Francis said a public farewell to Slovakia after completing the main Mass of his four-day visit in Sastin...

Background to Pope Francis’ Mass: Our Lady of Sorrows, Patron Saint of Slovakia

Bratislava, September 15 (TASR) - Roman Catholics worldwide on Wednesday are celebrating the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, the patron saint of Slovakia,...

Pope Francis in Sastin: Faith Should Be Neither Sugary nor Quarrelsome

Sastin, September 15 (TASR) - Our Lady is a model of faith for the Slovak nation, of a walking pilgrim on her way, without...

Pope: Revolution Today Is to Free Oneself from the Temporary and Love for Life

Kosice, September 14 (TASR) - The real originality and revolution today is to free ourselves from the culture of the temporary, to go beyond...

Inflation Up to 3.8 percent in August, Highest Figure in Past Nine Years

Bratislava, September 14 (TASR) - Prices continued to rise in August, with year-on-year (y-o-y) inflation reaching as high as 3.8 percent, the Statistics Office reported on Tuesday. This is the highest figure to be reported since October 2012, i.e. for almost nine years.

Interior Minister Disapproves of Arrests of NAKA Investigators and UIS Head

Bratislava, September 13 (TASR) - Interior Minister Roman Mikulec (OLaNO) disapproves of actions taken by the Internal Affairs Inspectorate (UIS) and Bratislava Regional Prosecutor's Office, which decided to arrest four National Criminal Agency (NAKA) investigators and UIS interim director Peter Scholtz, TASR learnt from Interior Ministry spokesperson Barbara Turosova on Monday.

Pope: History Predestines Slovakia Be Messenger of Peace in Heart of Europe

Bratislava, September 13 (TASR) - Despite many tests, Slovakia as a country in the heart of Europe has managed to integrate and differentiate itself in a peaceful manner, said Pope Francis in a speech delivered before representatives of the state, civil society and the diplomatic corps in the Presidential Palace Garden in Bratislava on Monday.