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  1. The Wall Street Journal: This stock market has been best in Europe in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MarketWatch

    As of Friday, the S&P 500 had fallen 8% so far this year, European stocks were down almost 11% and Asian investors' portfolios had been pummeled. But Slovakia's tiny SAX index was up 6.4% in 2016, taking gains for the past 12 months to almost 37%.

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  2. Number Of Russian Tourists Visiting Turkey's Top Resort Down 81%Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Groong

    NUMBER OF RUSSIAN TOURISTS VISITING TURKEY'S TOP RESORT DOWN 81% February 8, 2016 - 17:30 AMT PanARMENIAN.Net - The number of Russian tourists visiting Turkey's top holiday resort town of Antalya decreased by 81 percent, as their numbers plummeted to 2,427 in January from 12,870 of January 2015 while the total number of tourists visiting the city in January decreased 17 percent, according to official figures, Hurriyet Daily News reports. Numbers also showed that only a total of 97,601 tourists visited Antalya in January, the lowest for January in the last decade.

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  3. EU May Send Troops to Secure Macedonian BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Transitions Online

    European Union countries will send more border guards to Macedonia and perhaps even troops in the latest effort to control the flow of migrants passing through Greece and the Balkans toward Western Europe. The pledges were made at an informal meeting 6 February between foreign ministers from the EU, Turkey, and the western Balkans.

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  4. Istanbul Ataturk, Sabiha Gokcen among Europe's top airports: AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    According to statistics released by the Airports Council International Europe , Istanbul's AtatA1 4rk has become the third busiest airport of Europe in 2015 with a 9.1 percent increase of passengers, bringing its total to nearly 62 million visitors. The statistics have also showed that amongst top European airports with the capacity of 10-25 million passengers, Istanbul's Sabiha GA kA en International Airport recorded the fastest growth in passenger numbers, with a 19.7 percent of growth.

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  5. Pope Benedict Begins Firing Bishops Who Mismanage DioceseRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2012 | KIII

    The pope fired a 52-year-old Slovak bishop on Monday for apparently mismanaging his diocese, in a rare show of papal power. Usually when bishops run into trouble - either for alleged moral lapses or management problems - they are persuaded by the Vatican to resign. 1 comment

  6. Overdose has first offspring from last German breedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Slovak Spectator

    THE FAMOUS racehorse-sprinter Overdose, who was co-owned by Slovak ZoltA n MikA3czy, has had his first offspring from last year's breeding in Germany. On January 24, a young stallion was born in the Lindenhof stud farm owned by Volker Linde to the mare Bahamian Applause, the Racing Post website informed.

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  7. Cameron's battle is less to get a better EU deal, and more to stop it getting worseRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | ITV

    It's Friday, it must be Poland, swiftly followed by Denmark. No-one could fault David Cameron's energy, nor his stamina as he dutifully treks from capital to capital in search of agreement for his "reformed Europe" strategy.

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  8. Ice sculpting competition visited by 22,000 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Slovak Spectator

    THE UNOFFICIAL world championship in ice sculpting that took place on the last weekend of January in the High Tatras attracted 22,000 people. Visitors came despite the unusually warm weather and strong gusty wind to see 36 ice sculptures made from 45 tonnes of ice by twelve teams during three days.

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  9. UN chief 'ashamed' over stalled Mideast peace processRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Times of Israel

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at press conference in the village of Gabcikovo near the border with Hungaryand Slovakia, October 19, 2015. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Friday he was "ashamed" at a lack of progress in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

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  10. NI face Slovakia in final Euro warm-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | UTV

    The game will be played at the City Arena stadium in Trnava on 4 June, eight days before the tournament kicks off for Michael O'Neill's men The manager said Slovakia, who secured their place after finishing runners up to Spain, will provide an "ideal" warm-up as they play "in a similar style to Poland and Ukraine". He added: "It will also allow us to have a training camp in central Europe before we head off to France."

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  11. NI to play Slovakia in friendly gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | BBC News

    Northern Ireland will play Slovakia in Trnava on Saturday 4 June in their final preparation game ahead of the Euro 2016 finals in France. Slovakia, placed 25th in the Fifa rankings, automatically booked their place at the Euros after finishing runners-up to Spain in their qualifying group.

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  12. Slovaks prefer to work in IT, trade and industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Slovak Spectator

    This stems from the survey conducted by the Profesia company, within the poll for the Best Employer. However, preferences differ according to the gender of respondents, the TASR newswire quoted the survey on February 4. Up to 25 percent of women would prefer to work in trade; they would also like to work for companies in tourism and in IT.

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  13. Artists spraying communist leader's bust triedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Slovak Spectator

    THE BUST dedicated to former communist leader Vasil BiA3 4ak was unveiled in his native village of KrajnA BystrA on February 21, 2015, a year after his death. Legal proceedings have begun at SvidnA k District Court against two artists from KoA ice who are accused of defacing the bust, the TASR learnt from PreA ov Regional Court spokesman Michal DrimA k on February 3. From the outset, the sculpture has elicited mixed reactions from the public.

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  14. Foreign minister expresses support to convene NATO-Russia councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Slovak Spectator

    SLOVAKIA supports convening the NATO-Russia Council, "but this doesn't mean that we'll return to what was in place before the annexation of Crimea", said Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak. An open dialogue is needed, and when necessary it must also be critical, said the minister, who is currently on an official visit to Kiev.

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  15. NGOs criticise state IT projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Slovak Spectator

    TWO non-governmental organisations turned to Prime Minister Robert Fico, asking him to adopt systemic measures regarding state IT solutions. Ethics watchdog Fair-Play Alliance and Slovensko.digital platform ask the ministries of interior, transport and education to stop and re-assess four big IT projects worth altogether 300 million that are currently underway.

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  16. a 5.3m allocated to migration crisis solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Slovak Spectator

    The money will be sent to the European Union and also the United Nations, according to the proposal adopted by the government on February 3. The government will send a total of 3 million to the EU Regional Trust Fund established in December 2014 in response to the crisis in Syria. The money should go towards securing the needs of refugees in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and also other countries impacted by the Syrian crisis, the TASR newswire reported.

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  17. Bratislava airport handles more passengers annuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Slovak Spectator

    BRATISLAVA'S Milan Rastislav Stefanik Airport handled 44 percent more passengers in January than it did in the same month of 2015. A total of 97,808 passengers used the airport in January, while in January 2015 the figure was 68,008.

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  18. Nurses ready to reach compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Slovak Spectator

    THE NURSES who have handed in mass resignations declared their willingness to reach a compromise in order to prevent further damage in the health-care sector. "Mr Minister, we want to make an agreement, and we want to make an agreement ... the nurses are ready to hold talks on a compromise proposal," said head of the nurses and midwives trade union Monika KaveckA , as quoted by the TASR newswire.

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  19. Teachers wrote letter to JunckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Slovak Spectator

    TO INFORM about the current state in the Slovak education sector, the Initiative of Slovak Teachers has sent a letter to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Tibor Navracsics. The unfavourable and constantly worsening conditions in education resulted in an all-out strike of teachers who are asking the government to fulfil their demands.

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  20. The Latest: Hungary accepts UK efforts to stop benefit abuseRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Hungary's foreign minister says he hasn't yet seen European Council President Donald Tusk's proposal aimed at keeping Britain in the EU, but that in principle Hungary would always accept efforts by another country to stop abuses of its social benefits system. Peter Szijjarto says that Hungary "would not like the solution to discriminate against anyone."

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