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Wed, 19 Jan 2022 10:03:00 +0100
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 6,183 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of PCR-confirmed cases has exceeded 890,700.

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 09:10:00 +0100
Pandemic brings down barriers but also prices in language teaching
An English class cannot be cheaper than a manicure, says language school founder.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 18:44:00 +0100
News digest: Omicron not prevailing yet, but new measures will be applied
New rules come into force tomorrow. Some flights from Košice suspended. Train carrier will not dispatch dozens of trains.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 17:32:12 +0100
Virtue of compromise in the EU’s digital policy-making: the case of targeted ads
The idea floated during the negotiations on the Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act, is an exemplary case study on how legislative proposals evolve during the negotiations just to reach a workable compromise – hopefully.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:54:52 +0100
Slovak-US defence pact encounters fierce resistance
A planned bilateral defence agreement between NATO allies Slovakia and the US has highlighted once again the sharp divisions that exist in Slovak politics and society over Russia.

Slovakia News

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 13:50:01 +0000
Kbely Aviation Museum – A unique showcase of planes, past and present
The first airfield built in Czechoslovakia after the country’s founding in 1918, Prague’s Kbely airfeld is one of the most important sites for the history of Czech aviation. Today, it is home to the Kbely Aviation Museum, a one-of-a-kind showcase...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:20:07 +0000
In memoriam: Petr Uhl, Charter 77 co-founder, human rights activist, journalist and politician
Petr Uhl, a co-founder of the Charter 77 human rights movement along with Václav Havel and among the longest-imprisoned dissidents under the communist regime, has died at the age of 80. Although a lifelong leftist, Petr Uhl never joined the party an...

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 23:20:01 +0000
Alexander Dubček – the smiling leader of the Prague Spring
This Saturday marks the centenary of the birth of Alexander Dubček, one of the most charismatic leaders of 20th century Czechoslovakia who led the country during the Prague Spring. A Communist Party loyalist, Dubček is seen today largely as a tragi...

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 14:20:01 +0000
Czech Republic among least vulnerable to Russian and Chinese influence, regional study shows
The Czech Republic is one of the least vulnerable countries when it comes to Russian and Chinese malign activities in the Central European and Western Balkan regions, according to a newly published Vulnerability Index, produced by the Bratislava-base...

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 14:50:02 +0000
Czech Republic gears up for November 17 celebrations – here’s what’s happening
This Wednesday will see the 32nd anniversary of the start of the Velvet Revolution that ended totalitarian communist rule in Czechoslovakia. To mark the occasion, several events are taking place in Prague and in the wider Czech Republic. Unlike last ...

Slovakia Spectator

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 10:03:00 +0100
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 6,183 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of PCR-confirmed cases has exceeded 890,700.

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 09:10:00 +0100
Pandemic brings down barriers but also prices in language teaching
An English class cannot be cheaper than a manicure, says language school founder.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 18:44:00 +0100
News digest: Omicron not prevailing yet, but new measures will be applied
New rules come into force tomorrow. Some flights from Košice suspended. Train carrier will not dispatch dozens of trains.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 17:32:12 +0100
Virtue of compromise in the EU’s digital policy-making: the case of targeted ads
The idea floated during the negotiations on the Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act, is an exemplary case study on how legislative proposals evolve during the negotiations just to reach a workable compromise – hopefully.

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:54:52 +0100
Slovak-US defence pact encounters fierce resistance
A planned bilateral defence agreement between NATO allies Slovakia and the US has highlighted once again the sharp divisions that exist in Slovak politics and society over Russia.

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