Pellegrini: Cuts to Road Tax in Works, Aimed to Bolster Competitiveness

Bratislava, January 13 (TASR) - The Government will draft a bill to cut road tax in such a way so as to bolster the competitiveness of Slovak road carriers within the region, Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini (Smer-SD) stated after meeting with striking representatives of Slovak Hauliers' Union (UNAS) and Road Hauliers Association CESMAD Slovakia on Monday.

Hitman Tells Court How He Murdered Journalist Kuciak and His Fiancée

Pezinok, January 13 (TASR) - Miroslav M., one of those charged with the murder of investigative journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kusnirova,...

Miroslav M. Admits Shooting Dead Kuciak, Kusnirova and Molnar

Pezinok, January 13 (TASR) - Miroslav M. on Monday pleaded guilty in court to the murder of journalist Jan Kuciak and Martina Kusnirova as...

Judge Opens Trial of Those Accused of Journalist’s Murder

Pezinok, January 13 (TASR) - Amid huge media interest, Specialised Criminal Court senate chair Ruzena Sabova on Monday opened the trial of those accused...

Danko to Submit Various Alternatives of Resolution on US-Iran Conflict

Speaking on TA3's programme 'V politike' (In Politics) on Sunday, Parliamentary Chairman and Slovak National Party (SNS) leader Andrej Danko said he will submit three different variants of a resolution reacting to the assassination of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani at the January parliamentary session.

Last Three Black Hawk Military Helicopters Land in Presov

The last three from the total of nine UH-60 Black Hawk American military helicopters landed in premises of the Helicopter Wing of the Slovak Air Force in Presov on Saturday afternoon.

Up to 72% of Slovaks Don’t Trust Judiciary; Second Worst Figure in EU

Bratislava, January 10 (TASR) - As many as 72 percent of Slovaks do not trust the judiciary, and only Croatia has a worse figure...

Slovak Carmakers Manufactured Over 1.1 mn Vehicles Last Year

According to data released by the Slovak Automobile Industry Association (ZAP), Slovak carmakers produced over 1.1 million vehicles last year, slightly up from 2018, meaning that Slovakia remains the world leader in terms of car production per capita.

Industrial Production in Slovakia Continued to Fall in November 2019

Industrial production in Slovakia continued to drop in November, going down 4.4 percent year-on-year (y-o-y), according to the latest data released by the Statistics office on Friday.

Two Candidates Running for Post of Supreme Court Chair

Bratislava, January 9 (TASR) - Two candidates, Jana Bajankova and Sona Mesiarkinova, are running for the post of Supreme Court chair, TASR was told...