SNOPK: Slovakia Must Further Work on Its Competitiveness

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR) – Slovakia must work on its competitiveness in order to remain an attractive location for investments long term, member of...

Draxler: School Environment Is Place of Everyday Frustration

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR)- The school environment is a place of everyday frustration that could stem from bad planning, excessive red tape, incorrect relationships and pointless regulations, said Education, Science, Research and Sport Minister Juraj Draxler when addressing MPs at the special parliamentary session on the situation in education in Parliament on Thursday.

Kiska: Defence Should Remain Priority Even After General Election

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR) - Defence is a topic that we need to talk about constantly, said Slovak President Andrej Kiska after the annual...

Pellegrini Opens Extraordinary Session on Health and Education

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR) - Parliamentary Chair Peter Pellegrini succeeded at the third attempt to open an extraordinary parliamentary session focusing on education and...

Pellegrini: Opposition Putting on Show, Not Interested in Solutions

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR) - The extraordinary session of Parliament focusing on issues of health care and education is just a pre-election show by the Opposition and not an honest effort to address issues in the sectors, said Parliamentary Chairman Peter Pellegrini prior to opening the session at the third attempt on Thursday.

Lajcak and Yee Talk about Bilateral Slovak-American Relations

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR) - Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak received US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs...

Parents Support Teachers in Struggle for Better Education

Bratislava, February 11 (TASR) - More than a thousand people gathered on SNP Square in Bratislava on Wednesday evening for a meeting of teachers, parents and friends of schools to express support for the demand that education should become a real and not only proclaimed priority for the Government.

UHS: Eggs Hardly Profitable for Farmers, Retail Chains Feathering Nests

Bratislava, February 10 (TASR) – Egg production in Slovakia is hardly making any profits for primary producers, while retailers are collecting tidy profit margins,...

Prochazka: Parliament “Detox” Sessions Promises to Cut Red Tape

Bratislava, February 10 (TASR) – Parliament should hold one special "detoxification" session annually devoted solely to "cleaning" the legal system with respect to duties...

Gov’t: Fico to Attend Extraordinary V4 Summit to Discuss Migration

Kezmarok, February 10 (TASR) - The Government at its away session in Kezmarok (Presov region) on Wednesday approved Prime Minister Robert Fico's attendance at an extraordinary summit of the Visegrad Four (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia) premiers on Monday, February 15.