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  1. Pavlis resigns over cleaning tenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Slovak Spectator

    ECONOMY Minister Pavol Palis announced he was stepping down April 21, the same day the Sme daily reported about the success of his brother-in-law's cleaning company in a public procurement. Ziakova said, as quoted by TASR.

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  2. Czech Republic a bit player in EU Commission case against Gazprom but still exposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Radio Prague

    The European Commission's long delayed decision to launch proceedings against Russian state gas exporter Gazprom for alleged abuse of its dominant position on various markets in the EU garnered quite a lot of attention on Wednesday. The Czech Republic figures among the eight Central and East European countries where the Gazprom abuse was perceived to be present, though not in its most blatant form.

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  3. Man who fled in car with woman and baby inside, got three years conditionallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Slovak Spectator

    THE MAN identified as Peter R. who committed a curious crime last August has received a court sentence. In summer, he entered an unlocked A koda Octavia car with a running engine and drove away.

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  4. Kiska meets with masters of traditional artRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Slovak Spectator

    President Andrej Kiska visited the the AsA1 2UV centre of traditional arts and crafts in Bratislava where he met 80 laureates of the honorary title Master of Traditional Folk Art. The meeting on April 22 was initiated by AsA1 2UV which celebrates the 70th anniversary this year; it wanted to pay tribute to those who continue the heritage of ancient crafts.

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  5. Visegrad Four defence ministers meet near Bratislava ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Slovak Spectator

    DEFENCE ministers of the Visegrad Four countries are to meet at Tomasov manor near Bratislava on April 23. They plan to discuss a joint strategy for military training and approve the Action Plan of V4 Defence Cooperation, the TASR newswire wrote. Further topics of discussion include options for cooperation in defence planning and progress in creating V4's combat group which should be created in the first half of 2016.

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  6. Tesco records record loss in 2014, Slovakia betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Slovak Spectator

    TESCO's poor financial results were impacted by an accounting scandal related to the over-valuation of the firm's profit and the by decline in revenues caused by the pressure of discount outlets and price war among sellers. The loss includes also restructuring costs and depreciation of stocks.

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  7. Tupperware Brands' (TUP) CEO Rick Goings on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and Lien Nguyen, our head of Investor Relations. Mike Poteshman, our CFO, was on the phone from Bratislava, Slovakia where he is meeting with our global finance people. And if there's any disruption, Michael as we said in the past, Nick will come on ...

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  8. EC brings antitrust charges against GazpromRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Slovak Spectator

    THE European Commission alleges that Russian gas giant Gazprom has abused its dominant market position in central and Eastern Europe and the case has implications for Slovakia, which is nearly 100 percent dependent on natural gas imports. The EC sent its objections April 22 to Gazprom, alleging that some of its business practices in central and eastern European gas markets constitute an abuse of its dominant market position in breach of EU antitrust rules.

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  9. 600V / 120A GaN Transistor has 75mOhm On-ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | PowerPulse

    ... successfully tested together with colleagues at the University of Vienna and the Academy of Sciences in Bratislava, Slovakia. The Austrian company Artesyn is positioned at the end of the value-added chain as a systems-level partner. They developed a ...

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  10. Hamsik: Napoli players respect Benitez 'without any reservations'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Goal.com

    Poor recent results have left the Spanish boss under pressure but the captain is determined to build in Sunday's return-to-form against Fiorentina in the Europa League Marek Hamsik is sure Napoli can put their recent disappointing results behind them when they take on Wolfsburg in the Europa League on Thursday. He is hoping to play a key role himself after spending more time than usual on the bench as a consequence of coach Rafael Benitez 's squad rotation.

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  11. Eighty runners participated in tower-running race in Banska BystricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Slovak Spectator

    BANSKA Bystrica's tallest building, Europa Business Center, played host to the first round of the Slovak Tower-running Cup 2015 on April 11. Similar events have previously been held only in Bratislava and A1 2ilina, TASR. Eighty athletes were on their marks for the tower-running race which involves running up tall structures, including top Slovak and Czech athletes in this discipline.

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  12. Smer initiates recalling KDH's Figel over Vahostav scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Slovak Spectator

    THE RULING Smer party moved to recall the chairman of Christian-Democratic Movement, JA n FigeA3 4, as parliamentary deputy speaker April 15. Speaker of Parliament Peter Pellegrini surprisingly included the move on the current agenda. Smer accuses FigeA3 4 of being responsible for the dire situation of small suppliers to the VA hpostav-SK construction company.

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  13. UNICEF hot air balloon to fly in SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Slovak Spectator

    FLYING High for Kids is a project aimed at helping people acknowledge the global events and to support the UN's Children Fund, UNICEF, in its struggle for supporting the rights of children. The UNICEF hot air balloon project was founded in 2010 by New Zealander, Andrew Parker Hamilton, who plans to circumvent the world in a hot-air balloon, or at least more than 100 countries, to spread the values of brotherhood and solidarity.

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  14. Disciplinary committee again strips Trnka of prosecutor positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Slovak Spectator

    THE FIFTH disciplinary committee of the General Prosecutor's Office at its April 15 session stripped former general prosecutor Dobroslav Trnka of his job. "We are filing an appeal against the statement of guilt and the disciplinary measure," his lawyer Eva MiA A kovA said, as quoted by the TASR newswire.

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  15. Keep Connected! Expats and Nomads Blog Around the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WordPress.com

    ... makes it all the more fascinating. You might find yourself reading about the legacy of Communism in Bratislava, Slovakia; the urban renaissance of Skopje, Macedonia; violence against women in Papua New Guinea; an unexpected epiphany in Narita, ...

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  16. LOL in the CRRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Transitions Online

    The Czech president's ham-handed approach to his Victory Day trip to Moscow causes mirth in the cyber sphere and unease for his Slovak ally. Many readers in Central Europe are already familiar with rather grim stories about the Czech president, Milos Zeman, who is at the vanguard of the pro-Russia camp in the region.

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  17. More Slovak music on radios proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Slovak Spectator

    THE SHARE of Slovak music broadcasted on private radio stations in Slovakia should be at least 20 percent a month as of next year, and at least 25 percent a month as of 2017. In the public-service broadcast it should be 35 percent.

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  18. VW launched construction of new body shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Slovak Spectator

    THE REPRESENTATIVES of Bratislava-based carmaker Volkswagen Slovakia and Bratislava Region laid a founding stone of the new body shop worth a 500 million. The factory will produce the bodywork for Porsche Cayenne on the area of 35,700 square metres, the TASR newswire wrote.

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  19. As many as 1,600 have already registered for charity runRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Slovak Spectator

    BRATISLAVA will again hold the second year of the international charity event Wings for Life World Run, which is slated for May 3. It will join another 34 cities on five continents where participants will run to support the research of treatment for spinal cord injuries. The aim of the event is to help people with this injury walk again in the future.

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  20. Adventures by Disney adds a River CruiseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Disney Blog

    Adventures by Disney, the innovative guided group travel division, has announced the introduction of its first-ever river cruising itineraries. Sailing with AmaWaterways, the travel industry's premier luxury river cruise line, Adventures by Disney river cruises offer a new way for families to experience the heart of Europe with Adventures by Disney's trademark immersive level of service.

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