Slovakia News

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 23:20:01 +0000
Views like a winter fairy-tale
Hike to the second highest peak of the Trenčín region. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 23:20:01 +0000
Slovakia’s central bank rejects claims of mass layoffs
The National Bank of Slovakia talks about restructuring. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 22:20:02 +0000
Precious coins stolen from the Slovak National Museum
The museum does not comment on theft. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 22:20:02 +0000
Flames engulf tyre warehouse in Šurany
Firefighters have been fighting the flames for more than 24 hours. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:50:02 +0000
The Carnival in Malá Fatra ( 2/8/2020 - 2/22/2020)
Carnival season is the time of parties, balls, festivities and dances. It is the period from Epiphany until Ash Wednesday, followed by forty day fast. Also in Malá Fatra this time is the time of transition from winter to spring associated with dance...

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:20:01 +0000
Carnival House of Traditional Dances ( 1/30/2020 - 1/31/2020)
Are you a fan of traditional culture? Not yet? After your experience with Slovak traditional dances and music at this event, you will become one. Explore the magic of folk culture whilst attending the next session organized by the House of Traditiona...

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:20:01 +0000
Carnival, Carnival, Carnival times (2/23/2020)
Last Sunday of February will belong to folk traditions under the Ľubovňa Castle. Come to enjoy atmosphere of a true Carnival themed countryside. The Ľubovňa Museum prepared a pleasant weekend day with manifold programme to celebrate this wonderfu...

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:50:01 +0000
Greta Thunberg followers in Slovakia say local is important
Slovaks still do not fully understand the threats of climate change. Students from Fridays For Future are trying to change this. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:50:01 +0000
Hauliers block the borders again
They disagree with the proposals submitted by the ministries. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:50:01 +0000
ĽSNS member fined for fascist salute
He is running as a candidate of the far-right ĽSNS in the upcoming parliamentary election. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:50:01 +0000
Bus transport in Banská Bystrica Region having problems
The regional governor called on PM Peter Pellegrini to help. He refused. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:50:01 +0000
Slovaks fall for online shopping at Ikea
The furniture retailer is opening pick-up points across Slovakia. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:50:02 +0000
Will Tesco in Bratislava’s downtown turn into OD Prešporok?
Foodstuffs will be the main products on offer. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 06:20:02 +0000
Competitive BSC industry – competitive country
To elevate the competitiveness of the Slovak economy in the years to come, the modern philosophy of the Labour Code should reflect the social dynamics of the 21st century. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 04:50:01 +0000
Stalemate after election cannot be ruled out. What would it mean?
President said she would appoint a government with ĽSNS if it had enough support in parliament. Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 21:20:02 +0000
Supreme Court remains without president
The vote was public for the first time. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 21:20:02 +0000
Slovakia to take measures against the spread of coronavirus
Exercises will take place at airports, border crossings, and hospitals. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 21:20:02 +0000
Slovakia gets A+ from Standard & Poor’s again
The rating agency pointed to Slovakia’s positive economic growth outlook. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 21:20:02 +0000
TV Markíza promissory notes antedated, experts said
Another expert pointed to discrepancies in accounting documents of Kočner's firms. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 19:20:03 +0000
Once upon a time in the east
In which your correspondent is doused in holy water and discusses the economics of collective farming. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 19:20:03 +0000
Will Tesco in Bratislava’s down town turn into OD Prešporok?
Foodstuffs will be the main products on offer. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:20:02 +0000
Top 10 February events outside Bratislava
Enjoy Japanese films in Košice, or visit the Orava Castle to win a wedding, plus much more. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:50:02 +0000
Unexpected resignation complicates Hungarian party campaign
A well-performing minister resigned due to an alcohol-induced incident, while Andrej Danko offended the president from his top parliamentary seat. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:50:02 +0000
Banks paid the new bank levy but are ready to challenge it in court
The deadline for payment was January 25. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:50:02 +0000
President: The Holocaust is a tragedy of all of us
The president went on a two-day visit to Jerusalem to mark the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:50:02 +0000
Bojnice zoo closed due to the avian flu
41 birds have had to be killed due to the avian flu so far. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:50:02 +0000
Poll: Far-right down slightly, OĽaNO jumped the most
President Zuzana Čaputová said she would appoint the government featuring far-right ĽSNS. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:20:02 +0000
Two antelope flown to Indonesia in hardest transport of Košice zoo's history
They boarded in Prague. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:50:02 +0000
Kysuce native’s creative fire fueled by sound and happenstance
Juraj Tkáč did not have a passion for music before he became a full-time chimemaker. Published: Monday, January 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 08:50:02 +0000
Surrounding view from Turňa castle is magnificent
Look at the castle at sunset. Published: Sunday, January 26, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

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