Slovakia News

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 08:50:01 +0000
Several luxurious hotels resort to layoffs as pandemic worsens
About 80 people could lose their jobs. Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 08:20:01 +0000
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 231 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of cases has exceeded 9,570. Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:50:01 +0000
Štúrovo: The great misnomer (from our archive)
Esztergom boast of both an enormous basilica and a popular aquapark. Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 20:20:02 +0000
The revealed cases may not reflect the real virus spreading
Several universities go over to distance learning. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 18:50:02 +0000
Our seconds today mean years of life for others, President Čaputová told the nation
She called on people to be responsible and considerate. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 17:50:01 +0000
Crisis staff takes resolute measures, severe limits on mass events introduced
Austria and Hungary will remain green for now. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:20:02 +0000
Student dorms are risky. How the situation is developing in schools
Thousands of students and pupils were quarantined at home three weeks after schools opened for the new school year. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:20:02 +0000
News digest: Universities switch to remote learning in response to worsening coronavirus developments
Overview of news from Monday, September 28, 2020. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:20:02 +0000
The coronavirus affects the operation of two plants in Orava
Several universities go over to distance learning. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:50:02 +0000
Bratislava’s Volkswagen kicks off production of new plug-in hybrid model
It will roll down from production lines on the 10th anniversary of manufacturing the first hybrid vehicle. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 12:20:01 +0000
How a filmmaker found her creative cocoon in Bratislava
Aline Fischer Paris came to Bratislava in August 2020 as a WILD CARD participant of the Pop Up Film Residency initiative. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 12:20:01 +0000
Slovakia gears up for a new highway toll system
The controversial contract for the current system will terminate at the end of 2022. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:50:02 +0000
60,000 Czechs, Slovaks used RegioJet train connection to Croatia this summer
More than 60,000 people from the Czech Republic and Slovakia travelled to Croatia with the private rail company RegioJet this summer, according to a company announcement, Czech Radio reports.  Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full s...

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:50:02 +0000
PM Matovič continues to test negative
The PM steps in as coronavirus numbers steeply rise. It has been a steady week for Slovakia's foreign policy. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:20:02 +0000
In the eagle's nest: Orava castle
Visit a magnificent castle with a rich history that has appeared in many, even international, films. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:20:02 +0000
Prešov wants to be the capital culture. What's its vision?
First Deputy Mayor of Prešov Vladimír Feľbaba explains the vision and the passion behind Prešov's quest to become The European Capital of Culture in 2026 and what it would mean for the city. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full sto...

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:20:02 +0000
More than 2000-year-old fragments of ceramics and bones uncovered in Trenčín
The most precious findings are metal objects and two reliefs in the shape of human heads. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 10:20:02 +0000
More home office, virtual teams and digital transformation: Business centres adapt to the crisis
The biggest challenge in the coming years will be the availability of talent with high-quality digital skills as well as the automation and robotisation of processes, the recent poll showed. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: ...

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:50:02 +0000
Intelligence services focused on Russian and Chinese activities in Slovakia
The annual reports of Slovak intelligence services were presented to the parliament. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:50:02 +0000
Business centres continued growing despite the crisis
The biggest challenge in the coming years will be the availability of talent with high-quality digital skills as well as the automation and robotisation of processes, the recent poll showed. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: ...

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:50:02 +0000
PM Matovič is losing trust, even among his voters
The reasons might be his performance during the coronavirus crisis, a sociologist opines. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:50:02 +0000
How many more times will PM Matovič test negative?
Matovič steps in as coronavirus numbers steeply rise. It has been a steady week for Slovakia's foreign policy, but some coalition leaders tested negative in transparency. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectat...

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 08:20:04 +0000
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 265 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of cases has increased to 9,343. Published: Monday, September 28, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 06:20:01 +0000
BUSINESS FOCUS: Pandemic changes plans of American investors in Slovakia
Slovak-US relations, impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on US companies in Slovakia and the story of the first factory for electric car batteries in Slovakia are among the highlights of the latest Business Focus. Published: Monday, September 28, 2...

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 08:50:02 +0000
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 478 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of cases has increased to 9,078. Published: Sunday, September 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 08:20:02 +0000
Tip for trip: Travertine cascades in Low Tatras
Check out the photos. Published: Sunday, September 27, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 08:20:01 +0000
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 552 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of cases has increased to 8,600. Published: Saturday, September 26, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 08:20:01 +0000
Tourists will find a new lookout platform near Prešov
Touris infrastructure in Šariš region has another novelty. Published: Saturday, September 26, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 17:20:01 +0000
Stringent measures for events and weddings expected as of October
Final decision to be made on Monday, PM stands behind the proposal of epidemiologists and hygienists. Published: Friday, September 25, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 13:50:01 +0000
News digest: Slovakia's activists join the climate strike
Read your overview of news from Slovakia on Friday, September 25, 2020. Published: Friday, September 25, 2020Full story: Slovak Spectator

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