Financial Committee Head Kamenicky Set to Be New Finance Minister

Bratislava/Kosice, April 9 (TASR) - Smer-SD party leader Robert Fico will propose that MP Ladislav Kamenicky should become the new finance minister at a...

Danko Calls for Religious Dialogue at Conference in Vienna

Vienna/Bratislava, April 8 (TASR-correspondent) - At the Conference of Speakers of the European Union Parliaments, Slovak Parliamentary Chair Andrej Danko (Slovak National Party/SNS) called...

For Decent Slovakia Initiative Launches Mobilisation Campaign for EP Elections

Around a hundred young people from across Slovakia, led by the For Decent Slovakia initiative, set out on a journey to Brussels on Monday in order to stimulate interest among youth in the European Union by visiting the capital of the EU and participating in the final European Parliament (EP) session to take place in Brussels before the May EP elections.

Kiska Can Imagine Becoming Prime Minister, But First Things First

President Andrej Kiska, speaking on TV Markiza's politics show 'Na telo' [loosely translated as 'Tough Questions'] on Sunday, said that he can imagine being prime minister, but there's no need to deal with this issue at the moment.

Lajcak: 2019 Presidential Election Result Resonates in Washington, Too

Washington/Bratislava, April 5 (TASR-correspondent) - The United States not only paid attention to the 2019 presidential race in Slovakia, but perceive the election results in an extraordinary positive light, Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak (Smer-SD nominee) told TASR after his Thursday's (April 4) visit to the United States.

Solymos: Ban on Single-use Plastics to Come into Force in 2021

A definitive ban on single-use plastic products in Slovakia will come into force as of January 1, 2021, Environment Minister Laszlo Solymos (Most-Hid) stated on Friday at a press conference.

Bugar: We Want to Correct State Symbol Act Before It Enters into Force

Bratislava, April 5 (TASR) - Head of Most-Hid Bela Bugar stated on Friday at a press conference that President Andrej Kiska promised him to...

Parliament Elects Two More Candidates, Sends President a Total of Eight Names

Bratislava, April 4 (TASR) - Parliament has elected additional candidates for constitutional judges, who will be offered to President Andrej Kiska so that he...

Simon: Ban on Singing of Hungarian Anthem in Slovakia Stirs Tension

Bratislava, April 4 (TASR) - The State Symbol Act, greenlighted by the Parliament last week, bans the singing of the Hungarian anthem in Slovakia, Independent MP Zsolt Simon pointed out on Thursday.

Kazimir to Step Down Next Week, Pellegrini to Temporarily Assume Post

Finance Minister Peter Kazimir (Smer-SD) will step down from his post next week, probably on Thursday (April 11), Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini (Smer-SD) told a HN Club discussion organised by Hospodarske Noviny daily on Thursday.