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  1. EU clears key hurdle to giant Lafarge, Holcim cement mergerRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | West Australian

    ... assets in the EU. The two firms said in a statement they are selling to CRH from Holcim its assets in Hungary, Slovakia, and some in France. Lafarge is divesting assets in Germany, Romania, and some in Britain and on Reunion Island. The new company ...

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  2. EU clears key hurdle to giant Lafarge, Holcim merger.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Peninsula

    ... Lafarge to sell businesses in Germany, Romania and Britain, while Holcim had to do the same in France, Hungary, Slovakia, Spain and the Czech Republic. Regulators in other countries such as US and Brazil also demanded that the two companies sell ...

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  3. Ithaca Energy Inc. Announces Sale of Norwegian Exploration BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | AndhraNews

    ... Group operates four refineries and two petrochemicals plants, under integrated supply chain management, in Hungary, Slovakia and Croatia. MOL Group also owns a network of over 1,700 filling stations across 11 countries in Central and South Eastern ...

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  4. Hip for HungaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Jewish Journal

    Spinoza Cafe in Budapest serves traditional Hungarian-Jewish food and offers Jewish-themed entertainment. Its Friday night klezmer performances are often sold out in advance.

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  5. UPDATE 3-EU charges Russia's Gazprom, alleging price gougingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Reuters

    ... Baltic states, Poland and Bulgaria. The broader charges on hindering cross-border sales also affect Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. (Additional reporting by Phil Blenkinsop in Brussels, Pavel Polityuk in Kiev, Vladimir Soldatkin in Moscow, ...

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  6. Russia, Full Speed Ahead to Deter Pentagon's Nuclear 1st Strike CapabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | OpEdNews

    ... by Clinton and Bush II to expand NATO including the old Warsaw Pact countries of Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, Poland and the Baltic states of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, attempting but failing in Georgia-and now behind the coup in ...

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  7. Kosice hosts Slovak-Ukrainian Economic ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Slovak Spectator

    Economic cooperation is the focus of the Slovak-Ukrainian Forum 'SUBF 2015', a four-day bilateral convention where attendants present their results and establish new business relations, opened in Kosice on April 20. Held in Kosice's culture centre Kulturpark, the event is organised by the East Slovak Investment Agency , under patronage of Prime Minister of Slovakia Robert Fico. The forum was opened by Slovak Economy Minister Pavol Pavlis and Ruslan Korzh, Ukrainian deputy minister for Economic Development and Trade, who later held bilateral talks, the TASR newswire reported.

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  8. Slovaks Threaten to Hinder Enel's Unit Sale Over Nuclear ProjectRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Washington Post

    Slovakia is threatening to hamper Enel SpA's efforts to sell its Slovenske Elektrarne unit until it completes construction of new reactors at the Mochovce nuclear power plant. "I'm warning Enel: it should finish Mochovce first and then think about what to do with the company," Prime Minister Robert Fico told reporters in the capital Bratislava on Friday.

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  9. Community History: Locals with Hungarian roots made long-term homes in Morgan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Fort Morgan Times

    Editor's Note: This is part of a monthly series of stories by the Community History Writers, a group of area individuals committed to documenting and writing about local history and the people, places and happenings that created the various communities within Morgan County. This volunteer group first came together to create, "Morgan County: A Land of Immigrants," a booklet detailing the area's immigration history.

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  10. Locals with Hungarian roots made long-term homes in Morgan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Fort Morgan Times

    Editor's Note: This is part of a monthly series of stories by the Community History Writers, a group of area individuals committed to documenting and writing about local history and the people, places and happenings that created the various communities within Morgan County. This volunteer group first came together to create, "Morgan County: A Land of Immigrants," a booklet detailing the area's immigration history.

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  11. Raiffeisen Ware Austria grain trader expands in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Nine O'Clock

    ... has been finalized with the entry on the Romanian market. RWA branches and affiliated companies in Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia, Serbia and Slovenia currently employ 300 locals and register sales of approximately EUR 200 M. Five years from now the ...

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  12. Poll: Smer would need coalition to form governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Slovak Spectator

    IF a general election had been held in late March-early April, the governing Smer party would win with 37.4 percent of the vote, according to the latest opinion poll carried out by Focus polling agency. The survey was carried out between March 31-April 8 and canvassed the views of 1,027 respondents.

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  13. Corrupt rector suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Slovak Spectator

    THE FORMER rector of the Police Corps Academy in Bratislava, VA clav KrajnA k, accused of accepting bribes, officially concluded a plea bargain with the prosecutor of the Special Prosecutor's Office and left with a sentence of suspension and a fine. "I agree with the proposal of M prosecutor and beg for approval of the bargain," KrajnA k said on April 13 as cited by the TASR newswire.

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  14. Foreigners - from Kenya and Hunagry - won the DevA n - BratislavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Slovak Spectator

    THE WINNER of the 68th year of the National Run DevA n - Bratislava on April 12 was Kenyan Joel Maina Mwangi, while the best Slovak was Jozef Urban on placed four. The fastest woman on Sunday was Hungarian Zita KA cser, followed by Slovak A1 2ubomA ra ManA kovA .

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  15. EC representative: Slovakia can get a 20.3 billion from EU budget, gives only 6.8 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Slovak Spectator

    "The EU budget is only about 1 percent of the EU GDP but it has essential importance for the Euroepan economy, EU cohesion and also for the EU's global operations," Chrenek said. "The EU budget is very important also for Slovakia, as the country gets considerable resources from it.

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  16. Slovak banks profit ever more - and improportionately - on clients' feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Slovak Spectator

    THIS year, clients of Slovak banks are paying much more than previously for banking fees. In the first two months of 2015, banks profited 15.4 percent more on fees and provisions than in the same period last year.

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  17. UPDATE 1-Slovakia considers buying Enel's stake in local utilityRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Reuters

    Slovakia's economy and finance ministries will soon recommend whether the government should try to buy back a stake in electricity producer Slovenske Elektrarne from Italy's Enel, Prime Minister Robert Fico said on Monday. Fico reiterated the government was unhappy Enel was offering its 66 percent stake for sale while it was still working on the completion of two new units at the Mochovce nuclear power plant.

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  18. Boats on the Danube may speed up commuting to BratislavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Slovak Spectator

    THE RECENTLY introduced Danubebus project may soon enable residents three municipalities south of Bratislava situated near the Danube River to commute to Bratislava by boat. Though the pontoon docks in the harbours have already been built it is not clear yet when the route will be open as the responsible parties are still dealing with procuring boats.

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  19. Hungary: Thousands of Jews March in Memory of HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Thousands of people on Sunday joined Hungary's annual "March of Life" commemorating the Holocaust, as World Jewish Congress president Ronald Lauder denounced the country's surging far-right Jobbik party as "extremist", AFP reported. Condemning a Jobbik deputy who recently spat on a Holocaust memorial in Budapest, Lauder said the party damaged Hungary's image abroad.

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  20. Tracing Jewish heritage on a Danube river cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Seattle Times

    AmaPrima cruise passengers attend the bar mitzvah of Nathan Baranow at the Stadttempel synagogue in Vienna, one of the ship's stops on the Jewish heritage tour along the Danube River. AmaPrima cruise ship passengers tour the Chatam Sofer Memorial, formerly the Old Jewish Cemetery, in Bratislava, Slovakia, one of the ship's stops on the Jewish heritage tour along the Danube River.

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