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  1. Classical music, sports, films, pop-culture - Japan has it allRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Slovak Spectator

    TRADITIONAL Japanese theatre, dance, gastronomy - these have all been presented to Slovaks within the endeavour to keep and enhance mutual exchange. It turns out, however, that the culture of "the country of the rising sun" still has much more to offer and to be explored and discovered.

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  2. Company selling land for Jaguar plant oppose fraud claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    A COMPANY called Polnohospodarska poda which has been buying up plots on which Jaguar Land Rover is planning to build a factory in Nitra, intends to file a criminal complaint for slander against the non-parliamentary Siet party leader Radoslav Prochazka, the TASR newswire learnt on August 27. "Our company maintains that it's become the target of a political campaign pursued by political crook Radoslav Prochazka," reads the company's statement, . "Although he attempted to formulate his deceitful claims in a careful manner, as a lawyer he must know that he'll face a petition filed by our company."

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  3. Refugees die in a truck near Slovak border in AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    DOZENS of refugees have lost their lives near the Slovak border today, in a van carrying the brand of a Slovak company. The tragedy, which attracted the attention of the global media and prompted the Austrian Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner to call this "a black day" for Austria, is the most serious migrant-related tragedy for Austria so far.

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  4. Almost 40 Slovak companies rank in TOP 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    One company in Slovakia, the Slovak arm of the German carmaker Volkswagen Slovakia, is among TOP 10 companies where it is placed 10 , while another carmaker, Kia Motors Slovakia, and the Slovnaft refinery were listed in the top 20 companies, the TASR newswire reported based on the ranking. "Our three biggest companies have confirmed that they belong among top 20 main players in the region," Juraj Janci, general director of Coface Slovensko said when commenting on the ranking.

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  5. Five Slovak universities may lose their titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    After a complex accreditation procedure five universities in Slovakia may lose their titles. Education Minister Juraj Draxler along with Lubor Fisera, the head of the Accreditation Commission, presented results of the accreditation procedure of 22 high schools on August 27. The problematic universities include the Catholic University in Ruzomberok, University of Alexander Dubcek in Trencin, Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Matej Bel University in Banska Bystrica and the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Kosice, the TASR newswire reported.

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  6. State ready to buy claims from Vahostav creditorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    THE STATE stands ready to start buying claims from construction giant Vahostav SK's creditors as of next week, Finance Minister Peter Kazimir said after the cabinet session held on August 26. The deadline for creditors to respond to the state offer has been set for March 2016. Subsequently, the Slovak Restructuring Company in cooperation with the Slovak Guarantee and Development Bank and Slovak Consolidation Agency, will start processing responses and pay out the agreed sums.

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  7. Slovak man's story part of Titanic exhibition in BratislavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slovak Spectator

    THE GLOBAL exhibition displaying the legendary ship Titanic as well as the time when it was built can be seen in Bratislava's Incheba complex until the beginning of December. Comprising 17 rooms and almost 3,000 square meters, it takes visitors on board the most famous and luxurious ship of its time, and also describes the fates of passengers, both survivors and victims.

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  8. Story of a Slovak father sunk with Titanic exhibited in BratislavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Slovak Spectator

    THE GLOBAL exhibition that shows the legendary ship Titanic but also the time when it was built can be seen in Bratislava's Incheba complex until beginning December. Comprising 17 rooms and almost 3,000 square meters, brings visitors to the board of the most famous and luxurious ship of those times, and also describes the fates of passengers, both survivors and victims.

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  9. Crooks may land a 2 million in land deals for Jaguar Land RoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Slovak Spectator

    Speculators who have been buying up land from people with an eye to subsequent sales to make way for a new Jaguar Land Rover plant near Nitra may well make a net profit of up to 2 million, according to the head of the non-parliamentary Siet party Radoslav Prochazka. The Jaguar Land Rover carmaker announced the selection of Slovakia for its new plant on August 11 and it has already signed a letter of intent with the Slovak government for the potential development of a new manufacturing plant in the city of Nitra in western Slovakia, the company wrote in its press release.

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  10. Slovakia set to get Land Rover plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Slovak Spectator

    SLOVAKIA is already home to three carmakers making the country the world's leader in per capita car production, and now looks set to have a fourth assembly plant as Jaguar Land Rover pursues a factory in Nitra. For now most of the debates in Slovakia focus on what a final investment stimuli the Slovak government may grant to the British, but Indian owned company, and whether the fourth carmaker is not too much for Slovakia's strained skilled labour market.

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  11. Railways want to be paid for providing luxury even though travellers do not get itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Slovak Spectator

    RAIL passengers do not get what they pay for, with inspectors from the Transport, Construction and Regional Development Ministry finding dirt and rubbish when inspecting trains, the Sme daily reported on August 20. One unhappy passenger is Tibor Villanyi, who travelled to Levice in the Nitra region during the recent extreme heatwave in first class but without air conditioning. He did not receive a discount, although Slovak Railways claims that it offered a partial refund to passengers.

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  12. Agrokomplex fair opens; PM points to need to restructure agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Slovak Spectator

    MORE than 100,000 people are expected to visit the displays of around 500 exhibitors at the Agrokomplex agricultural fair, which opened in Nitra on August 20, the TASR newswire learnt on the same day. The exhibition site of more than 30,000 square metres features exhibitors from Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, the Netherlands, Bulgaria, Serbia and Slovenia.

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  13. Equity Research Report 17 August 2015 Ways2CapitalRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | PR Log

    INDORE, India - Aug. 18, 2015 - PRLog -- TECHNICAL TREND Nifty futures/Bank Nifty futures market closed on 8545/ 18798. According to technical analysis if Nifty futures and Bank Nifty future moves down-word in tomorrow treading session then 8476 will be small support for Nifty futures and 18422 will be small support for Bank Nifty futures.

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  14. Jaguar Land Rover unveils Slovakia factory plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | IcStafford

    The automotive giant has signed a letter of intent with the Slovak government over a plant in Nitra to be operational by 2018 The automotive giant has signed a letter of intent with the government of the Slovak Republic over a new plant in the city of Nitra to be fully operational by 2018. JLR said the UK remained "the cornerstone" of its business and this was part of plans to become more globally competitive.

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  15. Why Jaguar Land Rover picked 'Detroit East'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Automotive News

    Jaguar Land Rover's selection of Nitra, Slovakia, for its next assembly plant dashed hopes in the U.S., Mexico and Poland. Sure, Slovak wages are lower than those in the U.S. or Mexico, maybe even Poland.

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  16. Why JLR picked 'Detroit East'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Automotive News

    Jaguar Land Rover's selection last week of Nitra, Slovakia, for its next assembly plant dashed hopes in the U.S., Mexico and Poland. Sure, Slovak wages are lower than those in the U.S. or Mexico, maybe even Poland.

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  17. Slovakia stint for Harimau Muda C a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Star Online

    The Under-19 coach Hassan Sazali Mohamed Waras said the 11-week stint saw the boys winning 15 of the 17 matches. "The boys settled down fast to their new surroundings after losing the opening game .

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  18. Luxury car maker drives hard bargain to head towards SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Radio Prague

    Slovakia appears to have won the beauty contest to be the site for a new factory for luxury car maker Jaguar Land Rover. Poland looks like it was in second place with the Czech Republic in third.

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  19. Jaguar Land Rover's new assembly plant in the Slovak Republic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | IcNetwork

    The proposed new Jaguar Land Rover assembly plant in the Slovak Republic could benefit the automotive sector in Wales, experts say. Wales Automotive Forum chairman Prof Garel Rhys, an expert on the automotive industry, said the proposed size of the plant - which is expected to be built outside Nitra in the western part of the country - suggested it would be an assembly operation bringing together parts from existing Jaguar Land Rover suppliers and making about 30,000 cars a year from 2018.

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  20. Lovce's bison drink three times more waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Slovak Spectator

    BISON living in an enclosure near the village of Lovce in the Zlate Moravce district need hundreds of litres of water along with shade and peace in order to cope with the current high temperatures, the TASR newswire found out on August 13 Egilmes, a bull approximately weighing some 800 kilogrammes, is the largest in the herd. He was transported from Germany some years ago.

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