Monday Aug 18
The Czech Philharmonic performed in Roma settlemen
CZECH singer Ida Kelarova, in collaboration with the Chavorenge children's choir and the Czech Philharmonic orchestra, kicked off a series of three concerts held in Roma settlements and a Jewish synagogue on August 6. The first performance took place in the settlement near Lenartov, a village in Presov Region.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
PMU fines construction firms for new cartel
THE ANTITRUST Office has fined four unspecified construction companies 613,644 for signing a cartel agreement.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
70th anniversary: a chance to learn more
THE 70TH anniversary of the Roma Holocaust saw a number of events taking place in Slovakia earlier this month to commemorate the tragic events of the Second World War that cost many Slovak Roma their lives.
[Locked] Police fished out bootleg cigarettes from Tisa river
THE BORDER police in Sobrance, Kosice Region, fished out a package from the Tisa River containing 60 cartons of cigarettes.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
IOM: 12 Slovaks and 23 migrants in Slovakia returned home so far this year
In the first half of 2014, the International Organization for Migration in Slovakia helped 23 migrants to return from Slovakia to 13 home countries and provided comprehensive assistance to 12 Slovak citizens who became victims of human trafficking abroad, the organisation wrote in its quarterly report.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Towns to prepare to deal with immigrants
THE ASSOCIATION of Towns and Villages of Slovakia believes that local governments are underestimating the issue of immigration and the problems immigrants encounter when integrating into society.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
[Locked] Potential Spanish-owned foundry project revived
AFTER plans to build a brand new foundry near Presov failed because of protests by local residents, the Spanish investor has moved its plan to a nearby village of Petrovany.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
RegioJet to launch Kosice-Bratislava route
THE LARGEST private train carrier in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, RegioJet, will enter the national long-distance transport in Slovakia after it got permission from the state-run Zeleznice SR company.
Poprad-Luton airline to be resumed this autumn
PASSENGERS from northern Slovakia will be able to fly to the UK regularly, with a service connecting Poprad, in the Presov region, with London's Luton airport to be relaunched on October 28, the TASR newswire reported.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
[Locked] Kosice inhabitants can meet Scottish writers
THE LITERARY festival Mesiac AutorskA©ho A A tania brings writers closer to readers in four cities across three neighbouring countries , all sharing the same 62 authors in a total of 248 book readings.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms Video Dev Diary #1
The first Developer Diary gives a brief introduction of the developer studio Games Farm in Kosice, Slovakia.