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  1. Our exit from the EU will not weaken our linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Slovak Spectator

    The UK has no intention of undermining the stability of the EU, nor do we want to become more distant to our European neighbours, including those here in Slovakia, the ambassador writes. Flags displayed on a tourist stall, backdropped by the Houses of Parliament and Elizabeth Tower containing the bell know as Big Ben, in London.

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  2. Lack of experts challenges ICT sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Slovak Spectator

    To maintain the competitiveness, the Slovak government must support digitising the economy and take a positive stance towards the ICT sector, according to experts. The importance of information and communication technologies will only increase, but this remains a challenge for Slovakia and its economic reliance on industrial manufacturing.

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  3. Germans will distribute cars from Nitra's JRL plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Slovak Spectator

    The state-run freight carrier Cargo did not succeed in its bid, but is still discussing the distribution of suborders with the German firm. German freight carrier Deutsche Bahn Cargo will distribute the cars produced by the Nitra-based Jaguar Land Rover plant by rail.

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  4. Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Slovak Spectator

    Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 17 and February 26, including a race on old wooden sleighs, an operetta premiere, a lot of jazz, classical and rock music, and more. CONCERT: David Koller & Friends 2017 - Czech musician David Koller has embarked on a tour, in which his songs are performed by other Czech and Slovak musicians and bands who are guests at his concerts: Katarzia, Korben Dallas, VladimA r 518 & Mike Trafik, Kato of Prago Union, Hentai Corporation, Android Asteroid and Ben Cristovao, among others.

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  5. New investment to create 500 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Slovak Spectator

    The Company Plastic Omnium Auto Exteriors plans to invest altogether a 50 million in the industrial park near Hlohovec and create 500 new jobs in years 2017-2020. The producer of plastic components for the automotive sector will thus become the third biggest employer in the region, the TASR newswire reported.

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  6. More people leave Slovakia than arriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Slovak Spectator

    Even though the number of foreigners working in Slovakia has doubled in the last two years, more people are still leaving their homeland. About 150,000 Slovaks work abroad for less than a year, according to the recent UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and Slovakia analysis.

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  7. EC downgrades its growth predictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Slovak Spectator

    The European Commission in its latest economic forecast has altered its expectations of Slovakia's GDP growth to 2.9 percent in 2017 when compared to its autumn prognosis of 3.2 percent. As for 2016, the EC estimates that Slovakia's real GDP rose by 3.3 percent, slightly less than in 2015.

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  8. Fitch believes in the power of Slovak economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia seems to have a good rating, with a stable outlook and several criteria in its favour, the international rating agency found recently. Fitch Ratings announced on February 10 that it has affirmed Slovakia's Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings at A+ with a stable outlook.

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  9. Fitch Affirms Slovakia at 'A+'; Outlook StableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Reuters

    LONDON, February 10 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Slovakia's Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings at 'A+' with a Stable Outlook. The issue ratings on Slovakia's senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds have also been affirmed at 'A+'.

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  10. Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Slovak Spectator

    Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 10 and February 19, including opera, many concerts, film music, a multi-genre festival, a snow festival, championship in male striptease and more. CONCERT: Songs of Donetsk Cossacks - The fifth European tour of soloists from the Donetsk Cossacks' Choir, with their bayan, balalaika, percussion and special voices, makes a stop in Nitra.

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  11. Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Slovak Spectator

    Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between February 3 and February 12, including an ice-hockey match, concerts, theatre, a gastronomy festival, a film screening, an ice cathedral in the mountains, and more. CONCERT: Pete Lincoln - Pete Lincoln who started playing guitar early on and who, in the 1980s and 1990s collaborated with artists like Cliff Richard, Tina Turner, Shakin' Stevens and others and who has been the leader of the band The Sweet is now playing solo acoustic guitar at several venues in Slovakia, including Nitra.

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  12. U.S. Steel: Will they stay or will they go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Slovak Spectator

    The Slovak cabinet has confirmed that U.S. Steel is in talks over the potential sale of its Slovak subsidiary, U.S. Steel KoA ice . The American steelmaker, which announced a multi-million dollar global loss in 2016, has neither confirmed nor denied that it plans to sell its plant in KoA ice, where it employs about 10,000 people.

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  13. Bratislava's transport company is the most transparentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Slovak Spectator

    The most transparent company in Slovakia is the capital's city transport company, DopravnA1 2 Podnik Bratislava . It is also the only Slovak firm in the top 10 transparent companies in the Visegrad Group.

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  14. Rating agency forecasts reducing the debt for SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Slovak Spectator

    The rating agency expects economic growth for Slovakia in the next three years - at the level of about three percent annually. Standard and Poor's rating agency confirmed a rating of A+ for Slovakia on January 27, with a stable outlook.

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  15. Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Slovak Spectator

    Tips for for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between January 27 and February 5, including concerts, opera dernieres, an architecture exhibition, and more. PARTY/CONCERT: Ego Hip-hop-ka, Vol.

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  16. Plan to fight Roma criminality questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    It is necessary to "put things in order" in Roma settlements, said representatives of the ruling Smer party at their December 2016 congress. To achieve this goal, Interior Minister Robert KaliASA k promised to increase the number of police officers in what he called "problematic localities" and, if necessary, also adopt more repressive measures.

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  17. Slovak cities suffer from smogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    The Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute has issued a warning for seven areas: A1 2ilina, Nitra, KoA ice, VeA3 4kA Ida , TopoA3 4nA ky , TrenA A n and RuA3 4omberok , the TASR newswire reported. The bad situation is caused by cold and windless weather with stable stratification of the atmosphere prevailing at ground level, according to SHMAs.

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  18. Double diploma opens doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    The double bachelor or master's diploma, can be obtained by students of universities in Bratislava, Nitra, BanskA Bystrica and KoA ice. Forty university students have obtained the double Slovak-French diploma thanks to the Slovak-French University Institute which unites six schools in both countries.

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  19. School gets quality certificateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    The certificate represents very high recognition awarded by the French foreign minister. Only 158 schools in the world have it.

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  20. Slovak cities suffer from smogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    The Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute has issued a warning for seven areas: Zilina, Nitra, Kosice, Velka Ida , Topolniky , Trencin and Ruzomberok , the TASR newswire reported. The bad situation is caused by cold and windless weather with stable stratification of the atmosphere prevailing at ground level, according to SHMU.

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