Oct 27, 2013
Roma fear vote buying
BUYING votes, particularly those of people living in socially excluded Roma settlements, is frequently suspected during elections in Slovakia, with the allegations tied to all levels of elections and all political parties.
Number of asylum seekers in Slovakia continues to decline
The number of asylum seekers in Slovakia keeps declining: from the start of 2013 until May 31, a total of 184 foreigners sought asylum, most of them from Somalia, Eritrea, Georgia, Pakistan, Ukraine, Afghanistan, China, Iran, Syria, and Vietnam.
[Locked] Over 300 employees face layoffs
UP TO 316 employees of the Galand shoe manufacturer based in Snina, in eastern Slovakia, are facing the loss of their jobs after the company reported planned layoffs at the local labour office in Humenne for May and June 2013, the SITA newswire reported.
Shoemaker Galand to lay off 300 people
More than 300 people employed at shoemaker Galand in the east of Slovakia will be laid off in May and June, the TASR newswire learned on Monday, May 13.
Tu Sr launches Fwa tender
The Telecommunications Office of the Slovak Republic has launched a tender for 14 fixed wireless access regional licences in the 10GHz band.