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  1. Business service centres migrate to SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    IN RECENT years a number of international companies have established shared business and service centres in Slovakia, creating a new, significant economic that gives jobs to thousands of educated Slovaks. The number is expected to grow further.

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  2. Al-Jazeera working on a documentary in MoldavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    ARABIAN news network Al-Jazeera is preparing the documentary about a Roma man from Slovakia who wants to become a teacher. It will tell the story of 31-year-old Roma Milan Hudak from Moldava nad Bodvou .

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  3. airBaltic improves service to PopradRead the original story

    Monday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    The Latvian airline airBaltic will improve connections between Riga and Poprad, Slovakia, by doubling flight frequency. Also airBaltic will launch a new direct route from Warsaw, Poland, linking the city with Poprad, Slovakia.

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  4. Most Slovaks left from Presov RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Slovak Spectator

    However, the history of Slovakia has been one of migration for centuries, VladimA r BalA A3 4 from the Institute for Forecasting of the Slovak Academy of Sciences pointed out for the Sme daily. In the 19th century, Slovaks tended to emigrate en masse to the US and Canada, and in the 20th century mainly to Bohemia and Moravia.

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  5. Kosice Zoo won an award for crocodile breedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Slovak Spectator

    THE ZOO from KoA ice succeeded in a competition of Czech and Slovak zoos, for the best breeding of 2014. "They earned the prize for a dwarf crocodile that hatched last September and it was the first breeding of crocodiles in the 60 years of zoos' history in Slovakia," KoA ice Zoo spokeswoman Eva MaleA ovA informed the local KorzA r daily.

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  6. Fine for child's death lower than selling goods after sell-by dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Slovak Spectator

    WHILE a Tesco outlet in Spisska Nova Ves in Kosice region was recently given a fine of 1 million for selling food past its sell-by date, Baumax DIY outlet in Zilina could face a fine worth 200,000 at most if it is found to have been responsible for the death of a three-year-old child, Hospodarske Noviny daily reported on May 21. Falling wooden boards killed the young boy in the Baumax on May 10. The accident happened shortly after noon. The shop's employees provided first aid to the boy, but after he was transported to the hospital he died, the TASR newswire wrote.

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  7. Vahostav set to apply for motorway tendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Slovak Spectator

    CONSTRUCTION company Vahostav-SK is interested in taking part in all motorway tenders launched this year by the National Highway Company provided that its restructuring plan is approved, Director Marian Moravcik has stated, the TASR newswire reported on May 21. The company, which is tied to tycoon Juraj Siroky, is one of the country's biggest construction firms. The Smer-dominated parliament modified it's restructuring plan so banks will get back 85 percent of their claims in the next five years, while small unsecured creditors will obtain 18.75 percent.

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  8. Parliament passes major legal overhaul to civil litigation rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Slovak Spectator

    MPs passed a civil litigation procedure, a civil extra-litigation procedure and an administrative court procedure on May 21. These new rules, which deal with the protection of citizen and entrepreneur rights in court, will take effect as of July 2016, thereby replacing the civil court procedure from 1963, which has been amended more than 80 times. "I'm extremely satisfied," said Justice Minister Tomas Borec, as quoted by the TASR newswire.

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  9. Slovak scientist helps discover dinosaur era insectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Slovak Spectator

    IT resembles praying mantis but this insect was a cockroach. A creature imprisoned in amber which lived approximately 100 million years ago was recently discovered the daily Sme reported May 22. Scientists found in resin of old tree insect which belongs among cockroaches however the unique adaptations such as strongly elongated extremities and freely movable head on a long neck suggest that these animals would pursuit predators.

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  10. Report: Slovakia a finalist to host new car plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Slovak Spectator

    SLOVAKIA and Poland are said to be the last two countries competing for a new unspecified car plant while final decision could be made in the summer 2015, the public service RTVS published on May 20. According to the report, the new plant could create jobs for 8,000 people in an industrial zone in Nitra, which has 400 hectares big land. Nitra is currently working on connection of the park with R1 highway.

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  11. Two storms caused damage in Kliestina and Hatne, Poprad under flood alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Slovak Spectator

    TWO STRONG afternoon storms on May 20 caused the KlieA tina brook - which is normally just a few centimetres deep - to overflow and flood local the road, gardens and cellars. The KlieA tina brook is an unregulated right-side tributary of the MarikovA Brook in the PovaA3 4skA Bystrica district in western Slovakia, and on that day, it grew so wild that it tore down fences, damaged roads and flooded gardens and yards in villages of KlieA tina and HatnA , and later also some nearby municipalities.

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  12. Homeless Slovak Roma in Brussels draw media attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Slovak Spectator

    SINCE May 13 the Belgian media have been following the lives of a number of Roma families from Slovakia who became homeless after being moved out of charitable facilities in Brussels, the TASR newswire reported. While in Brussels on May 18 Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak stated that the Slovak authorities have been aware of the problem for several years now.

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  13. Young Slovak scientists succeed at International Science Fair in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Slovak Spectator

    TWO young Slovak students, Martin Holicky and Daniel Zvara, have succeeded in the 2015 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair , the largest international science competition of secondary school students, which was held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, between May 10 and 15. The two students competed with about 1,700 finalists from all over the world at the 65th year of the event. Martin Holicky of Bratislava was awarded third place for developing a system of domestic diagnosis of chronic kidney disease in the category of built-in systems, the TASR newswire wrote.

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  14. Levoca altar has been reconstructed to full splendourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Slovak Spectator

    MASTER Pavol was a world-renowned sculptor and carver; his altar in LevoA a, the tallest Gothic altar in the world, has been reconstructed after almost three years of work. Its original appearance is restored and is on display for locals and tourists in the St James' Church, with a special festive mass slated for June 6, 15:00.

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  15. Slovakia, Swiss to host ice hockey worlds in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Slovakia will share the matches between the capital, Bratislava, and the second largest city of Kosice. They last hosted in 2011.

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  16. VivaCell-MTS provides network equipment to ArmixRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | PanArmenian Network

    As the company said in a press release, the cutting-edge HP DL 370 servers donated by VivaCell-MTS will ensure the uninterrupted operation of the Armenian part of the Internet traffic which is processed by Armix. The equipment will also allow the operators, which have joined Armix to exchange Internet traffic with both 1 GB and 10 GB speed options.

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  17. UN chief says discrimination, neglect often lead to violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon issued a statement on occasion of the International Day of Families. "The theme of this year's International Day of Families "Men in Charge?" highlights the importance of gender equality and children's rights in contemporary families.

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  18. Slovakia, Switzerland to host hockey world championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The International Ice Hockey Federation says Slovakia will host the 2019 world championship and Switzerland the following year, the Associated Press reports. Slovakia will share the matches between the capital, Bratislava, and the second largest city of Kosice.

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  19. Sweden's Left Party suggests including Genocide info in textbooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Sweden's Left Party has initiated the inclusion of materials on the 1915 Armenian Genocide and the genocide of Assyrians and Pontic Greeks into school textbooks, Foreign Affairs spokesperson for the Left Party Hans Linde said. As Panorama.am reports citing Horizon Weekly, Linde said that in order to prevent new genocides, it is necessary to recognize the past atrocities and keep the wide masses aware about these crimes.

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  20. Amazon Echo update lets users shop via voice commandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Amazon is aiming to make spending money more effortless with an update for its Echo speaker that lets users make purchases via their voice, Digital Spy reports. It might sound like the future of online shopping, but the feature is limited at launch, restricted to Prime members in the US for the time being.

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