Vintage Toronto Ads: A Taste of Hungary

March 4, 2015

Walking into the Country Style Hungarian Restaurant along Bloor Street in the Annex is more than dining on central European cuisine served on checkered tablecloths.

Slovakia population expected to reach 5.43Mn by 2030

March 6, 2015

The population will age rapidly in 2012-2030 and by 2030 the 65+ age group will account for over one fifth of the total population and the median age of 45.6 years will be above the regional average.

Poll suggests Czechs less inclined to favour Romanies, Russians and Arabs

March 6, 2015

Czechs are less inclined to favour Arabs, Romanies and Albanians, suggests
a new poll conducted by the CVVM agency, focusing on Czechs’ perception
of 17 foreign nationalities living in the country. Slovaks have

Issue of the Day : Tiriac, billionaire again

March 4, 2015

The 2015 edition of Forbes World's Billionaires list informs us that after a "dry spell" in what concerns Romania's billionaires, this year we have two of them.

Ryanair Launches New Bratislava-Berlin Route

March 5, 2015

Ryanair’s new Bratislava – Berlin flights are on sale at prices starting from just €24.99 for travel in October, November & December. These low fare seats are available for booking on the website from tomorrow until midnight Monday (9 Mar).

Budget Travel: Europe's Cheapest Countries

March 5, 2015

Each year, tourists from all over the world visit Europe to enjoy its rich history, exceptional cuisine, stunning scenery, outdoor recreation , and some of the world's finest art collections and historic monuments.

4 maps that explain Europe's population shift

March 1, 2015

The GDP in its more easterly nations seems to be booming, while the countryside and many smaller cities continue to empty at the expense of the great conurbations.

Cash-strapped Ukraine struggles to keep Russia gas supplies

February 27, 2015

Cash-strapped Ukraine sought to buy time in its effort to ensure continued gas supplies from Russia, making a $15 million payment Friday to Moscow as it waits for international rescue loans to arrive.

Expats Bulletin 4.3.2015

March 4, 2015

Today we go back in history. More specifically 37 years into the past, because that is when the rocket Sojuz 28 lifted off with the first Czechoslovak Astronaut Vladimír Remek, who was also the first non-Soviet non-American person to ever reach space.

Locals told to watch out following bear sighting in Brečlav

March 4, 2015

Residents in the Brečlav area have been advised to exercise caution after
a brown bear was sighted in local woodland on Tuesday. The animal is
believed to have wandered into South Moravia across the Slovak border –
and may have been in the area before.


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