Colourful Swing & Samba Band to Star at Skiing World Cup in Jasna

Jasna, February 8 (TASR) - A somewhat unusual band called Jamaygon Orchestra, featuring around three dozen musicians wearing colourful costumes shaped like frozen crystals,...

Slovakia: North Korea Would Do Better to Secure Needs of Own People

Bratislava, February 8 (TASR) - The Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Ministry on Monday "strongly condemned" the launching of an intercontinental ballistic missile by...

Most-Hid: More Than Third of Resources in Health Care Disappear

Bratislava, February 8 (TASR) – Crisis management, functioning DRGs (Diagnoses Related Groups) and the e-Health system, fees and centralised purchasing under public scrutiny are...

Vazny: We Managed to Accelerate Drawing of European Funds

Vice-premier for Investments Lubomir Vazny sees an accelerated conclusion of contracts, the drawing of European Funds and the prevention of huge losses of money from Brussels as the chief successes achieved during his term in office, TASR has learnt.

Opposition Insists on Special Session Despite Fico’s Offer to Nurses

Bratislava, February 8, (TASR) - Opposition parties are insisting on summoning an extraordinary session of Parliament to deal with the education and health-care sectors despite an offer made by Prime Minister Robert Fico to nurses on Friday (February 5).

Education Ministry to Support Research in Enterprises with €200 mn

Bratislava, February 8 (TASR) - The Education, Science, Research and Sport Ministry will financially support the stimulation of research potential in enterprises, the need...

IVO: Smer-SD Overvalued Migration Crisis, Oppotision Internal Problems

The ruling Smer-SD party overestimated the impact of the migration crisis, while the Opposition overvalued internal problems and mutual relations, the Institute for Public Affairs (IVO) President, Grigorij Meseznikov said on Friday.

Green Party to Feature Equal Number of Men and Women in Election

Bratislava, February 5 (TASR) - The new Slovak Green Party (SZS) is to run in the 2016 general election for the first time ever,...

Opposition to Deliver Signatures for Extraordinary Parliamentary Session

Bratislava, February 5 (TASR) - The Opposition parties plan to deliver the signatures necessary for convening an extraordinary parliamentary session concerning health care and...

Kia Motors Slovakia to Take On 24 Students for Dual Education Courses

Gbelany, February 4 (TASR) - Kia Motors Slovakia and the Secondary Vocational School of Mechanical Engineering in Kysucke Nove Mesto will cooperate on dual education as of the new school year 2016/17, with representatives of the carmaker and the school's headteacher Ondrej Holiencik signing an agreement at Kia's education centre in Gbelany (Zilina region).