Unemployment in All Trencin Districts under National Average in January

Trencin, February 23 (TASR) - The average unemployment rate in Trencin region in January was 7.71 percent, a decrease of 0.18 percentage points month-on-month, announced the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Centre on Tuesday.

Lehota to Get Link to R1 Expressway by October

Lehota/Velke Zaluzie, February 22 (TASR) – The village of Lehota near Nitra will acquire a direct link to the PR1BINA expressway by October, Lehota...

Siposova: Rights of Victims of Crimes Neglected in Slovakia

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) – The rights of victims of crimes in Slovakia are neglected when compared to those of criminals, and a European...

IVU: More than 500 University Lecturers Join Strike

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) – The strike organised by the University Lecturers Initiative (IVU) has been joined by 504 lecturers from 19 universities, IVU's...

Fico: Slovakia Will Become Face and Voice of European Union

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) - Slovakia will become the human face and voice of the European Union as of July 2016, said Prime Minister...

Bank Robbers Wearing Masks of Famous People to Be Prosecuted

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) - The police have apparently successfully resolved the case of bank robberies that took place in 2012-13 in which armed men stole at least €100,000 wearing masks of politicians and other personalities including Czech president Milos Zeman, former Czech president Vaclav Klaus and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Police Corps spokesperson Denisa Baloghova told TASR on Monday.

ZOJ: Siet, Most-Hid and KDH Have Best Programmes for Judiciary

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) - According to the 'For Open Justice' (ZOJ) association, the best political programmes regarding the judiciary have been drawn up...

Total of 21 Candidates for Parliament Taken Off Slates Already

Bratislava, February 22 (TASR) - A total of 21 candidates are now out of the running for the parliamentary election (March 5), TASR learnt on Monday from the Interior Ministry's website.

Smer Presents Five Conditions for Potential Coalition Partners

Bratislava, February 21 (TASR) - Smer-SD has five basic principles that the next government, which will emerge after the March 5 parliamentary election, should observe if Smer is to form part of it, reads a statement that the party's presidium adopted on Sunday.

Wide-gauge Tram Tested in Bratislava, But Not Likely to Be Used Again

Bratislava, February 21 (TASR) - A specially adjusted tram with a wide wheel gauge has been given a test run over Bratislava's newly reconstructed Old Bridge, but the wide gauge will probably never be used, and it's very likely that the tram was there for the first and last time, stated public transport website imhd.sk, TASR learnt on Sunday.