OLaNO-NOVA Unveils Programme, Lipsic Wants to Angle Big Fishes

Bratislava, February 16 (TASR) – Combatting corruption and reforming education and health care are among the chief points of OLaNO-NOVA's election programme as presented...

First Trams Cross Bratislava’s Old Bridge as Part of Safety Tests

Two trams crossed Bratislava's Old Bridge on Tuesday morning for the first time since the bridge's reconstruction as part of technical-safety tests carried out by public city transport company Dopravny Podnik Bratislava (DPB) on the route between Safarik Square and the borough of Petrzalka.

Fico: State Announces First Round of Applications for Insulation Subsidy

Bratislava, February 16 (TASR) - Within a month the first 1,000 applicants will be able to submit official requests for subsidies for insulating their...

Lajcak Discusses Syria and Lebanon at Foreign Affairs Council

Bratislava, February 16 (TASR) - At a regular Foreign Affairs Council session in Brussels on Monday, Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak discussed the situation in Syria, the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry's press department informed TASR on Tuesday.

Education Ombudsman Has Received Complaints about Emotional Abuse

Bratislava, February 16 (TASR) - Education Ombudsman Martin Matak, director of the section for the protection of rights in regional education, has received around...

Lajcak: Slovakia Assures Bosnia of Support in European Integration

Bratislava, February 16 (TASR) - Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak assured Bosnia and Herzegovina of Slovakia's support for its efforts to integrate into the European Union at a regular Foreign Affairs Council session in Brussels on Monday, the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry's press department informed TASR on Tuesday.

Health Ministry: Only Two Nurses Stick to Notices in Martin

Bratislava, February 15 (TASR) – Only two nurses out of 160 who originally filed resignation notices as part of a mass move at Martin...

Debate: Security Situation in Slovakia Good Now, But Likely to Change

Bratislava, February 15 (TASR) – Slovakia's security situation vis-a-vis migration is good so far, relative to other European nations, but it's necessary to be...

Machyna: European Steel Workers Are Ready for Further Protests

Brussels, February 15 (TASR) - Thousands of people, including representatives of the European steel industry and around 100 steel workers from U.S. Steel in...

IFP: State to Collect €489 million more for 2015 than Estimated

Bratislava, February 15 (TASR) - The state will collect €489 million more in taxes and levies for 2015 when compared to an estimate from October, according to a current tax prognosis that the Financial Policy Institute (IFP) of the Finance Ministry published at a press conference at the ministry on Monday.