President Reappoints Krajniak as Labour Minister

President Zuzana Caputova reappointed Milan Krajniak (We Are Family) to the post of the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family on Friday.

Matovic: Russians Ask Slovakia to Return Sputnik V and Scrap Contract

Moscow/Bratislava, April 8 (TASR) - Slovak Finance Minister Igor Matovic (OLANO), who as prime minister in early March arranged the purchase of the Sputnik...

Sputnik V Manufacturer Didn’t Supply SUKL with Most of Needed Data

The manufacturer of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine didn't provide the State Institute for Supervision of Medicines (SUKL) with approximately 80 percent of the data necessary for its evaluation, TASR has learnt from SUKL head Zuzana Batova, adding that the lack of and inconsistency of the data has made it impossible to adopt a conclusion on the benefit-risk balance.

Matovic Off to Moscow to Discuss Supplies of Sputnik V

Bratislava, April 8 (TASR) - Finance Minister Igor Matovic (OLaNO) has departed for Moscow, where's set to meet head of the Russian Direct Investment...

Korcok: MFA’s Priority Will Be Pandemic and Strategic Communication

Bratislava, April 8 (TASR) - Dealing with the pandemic remains a priority for the Foreign Affairs Ministry in the near future, said head of...

COVID-19: Schools to Be Among First to Be Reopened, Says Groehling

Bratislava, April 7 (TASR) - Schools will be among the first to be reopened, if Slovakia begins easing measures to contain the spread of...

Kollar: Krajniak Returning as Labour Minister

Bratislava, April 7 (TASR) - We Are Family head Boris Kollar announced on Wednesday that ex-labour minister Milan Krajniak will be returning to his...

Extra €120 mn to Be Released in Aid to Gastronomy and Tourism Sector

An additional €120 million will be released to help the gastronomy and tourism sector, Parliamentary Chair Boris Kollar (We Are Family) and Prime Minister Eduard Heger (OLaNO) announced on Wednesday, adding that €220 million will thus be allocated for the sector in total.

SUKL: Benefits of AstraZeneca’s Vaccine Continue to Outweigh Its Risks

Bratislava, April 6 (TASR) - The link between rare serious cases of thromboembolic complications and AstraZeneca's Vaxzevria vaccine hasn't been established but is being...

Largest Number of People, 650,000, Took Part on First Day of Census

The largest number of people - 651,152 - took part in the online stage of the national census on its very first day, February 15, Slovak Statistics Office representatives told a news conference on Tuesday dedicated to presenting the initial findings of the census.