Christmas accidents

January 12, 2015

CHRISTMAS is usually a time of peace and rest but even during the holidays one needs to keep an eye out for potentially nasty accidents.

Athletes recognised

January 12, 2015

ANASTASIA Kuzmina, a Slovak bia-thlete of Russian origin who won the gold medal in the 7.5 km sprint at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in February, was voted Athlete of the Year in Slovakia by sports journalists at the end of December.

Perstorp Holding AB - Petrochemicals - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market Research Report

January 11, 2015

Its product portfolio includes acids, alcohols, aldehydes, allyl ethers, caprolactone monomers, caprolactone polyols, caprolactone thermoplastic, additives, formates and sulphates.

She went

January 11, 2015

A quirky sculpture in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, and one of a series of sculptures located in and around the city centre. The one of Napoleon leaning over a park bench is also extremely popular with tourists.

Slovakia at your leisure

January 10, 2015

Lutz, originally from Houston, Texas, in the United States, has lived or worked on six continents. For the last four years, he has lived in Slovakia.

Jane Eyre in Bratislava

January 10, 2015

Jane EyrovA¡ Charlotte BrontA«ovA¡ SlovenskA© nA¡rodnA© divadlo, SNC, Bratislava, Slovakia Saturday 10. January 2015 - 19:00 Wednesday 18. February 2015 - 19:00 Thursday 26. February 2015 - 19:00 Saturday 7. March 2015 - 19:00 Sunday 22.

Fiscal results are better than planned

January 9, 2015

SLOVAKIA managed its fiscal affairs in 2014 better than planned when it closed the year below the plan, with a cash deposit of 0.5 percent of gross domestic product. Finance Minister Peter Kažimír ascribes this to better collection of taxes and sound growth of Slovakia’s economy.

Fire Brigade: 44 fatalities in fires in 2014

January 9, 2015

A TOTAL of 9,011 fires were recorded in Slovakia in 2014, which is a drop of 887 year-on-year, according to the latest statistics released by the Fire and Rescue Corps (HaZZ). The highest number of fires were caused by handling waste and broke out where people live.

Companies want subsidies from state to train students

January 9, 2015

THE GOVERNMENT will discuss a draft law on dual education aiming to connect schools with practice at today’s special session.

Police bust of international counterfeiters

January 9, 2015

FOUR members of an international organised group are facing counterfeit money charges, having seen their plans to produce euro banknotes worth a total of €500 million foiled by the police, TASR learned from Martin Waldl, the Police Corps Presidium spokesman on January 8.

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