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CMS' UK and Austrian member firms have called time on their alliance with Slovakian law firm Ruzicka Csekes, with plans to open a Bratislava office later this year.
Slovakia will host the U18 Championship after a long period of 15 years. While the championship in 2002 was hosted by Piestany and Trnava, it will now take place in Poprad a Spisska Nova Ves.
Slovakia - IOM announced today that over 1,000 refugees have been resettled through Slovakia's emergency transit facility to the USA, Canada and Norway since 2009.
Neither athlete knows what to expect in Slovakia other than lots of fans and a high level of competition. "Considering this is my first time going to an international race, I really don't care too much how I do," said Wilson.
The year 2017 has brought higher real estate taxes to Slovakia, compared with previous years. They increased by 2.33 percent on average, which is the highest increase since 2013.
"We have to intensify railway controls at the border with Slovakia. And on the other hand we have to consider ideas on how to increase voluntary repatriation - my idea is that we concentrate illegal migrants with in basic camps and offer consultations ...
The very close economic ties between Slovakia and France result from a favourable investment climate in Slovakia that stems from its political and economic stability, says Ambassador Christophe Leonzi, representing France in Slovakia since October 2016 ...
Carmakers in Slovakia keep breaking records in car production. After they exceeded the one million threshold in 2015 for the first time in history, they managed to increase production again last year.
Austria aims to tighten border controls, in particular on its frontier with Slovakia following a rise in migrants trying to enter the country, the defence minister was ...
19 (tonight), at the Chanhassen Recreation Center and meet this year's international students, Jirawat Jaroenwat (nicknamed "Boss") from Thailand, and Katarina Kovacova from Slovakia. The event is for students interested in international travel and ...
Slovakia comes top of the class for libraries, with more libraries per 100,000 citizens than any other country, according to research conducted by New York's Syracuse University.
"I, as Prime Minister want an objective audit of anti-corruption legislation in Slovakia," said Fico at a press briefing held in Paris, as cited by the TASR newswire.
Nova Group and UPC have negotiated the basic conditions for the distribution of the premium sports channels Nova Sport 1 and Nova Sport 2, along with Nova International, in Slovakia. UPC will begin to offer the channels to its subscribers on the night ...
With 138 Libraries per 100,000 citizens, Slovakia tops the New York Syracuse University chart of The Best Countries for book lovers leaving behind Palau and Finland.
While in Europe the bird flu has been ravaging for weeks, Slovakia reported its first confirmed case only some days ago in December, in Bratislava.
BRATISLAVA: Slovakia has received several offers for the purchase or lease of a fleet of fighter jets, including JAS-39 Gripen jets by made by Sweden's, Defence Minister Peter Gajdos said on Wednesday.
After three cases of bird flu have been reported in Slovakia recently, two more are confirmed. Swans, illustrative stock photo(Source: Sme).
The Czech Defense Ministry says the protection both the Czech Republic and Slovakia already receive as NATO members is effective only for military threats.
Along with the demographic crisis Slovakia is facing a brain drain, with a significant portion of its university-educated youth leaving the country.
Along with other European countries, Slovakia has been recording extremely low temperatures. On Sunday, January 8, several records were registered.
Jeroen Dijsselbloem should stay on as the chairman of Euro zone finance ministers regardless of the outcome of a Dutch election in March, Slovak Finance Minister Peter Kazimir said on Monday, adding it was time again to discuss a permanent Eurogroup ...
The Czech Republic has approved a plan for Czech and Slovak air forces to cooperate in protecting air spaces over the two neighboring countries that once ...
Moses Oloya, Farouk Miya and Geoffrey Massa scored as Uganda Cranes beat Slovakia 3-1 in an Africa Cup of Nations 2017 warm up match on Sunday in Dubai.
SANDY - A lot of people tried to convince Manchester City academy product Albert Rusnak where to sign this offseason, not the last of which was Real Salt Lake general manager Craig Waibel, owner Dell Loy Hansen, head scout Andy Williams and head ...
Air Explore (ED, Bratislava) has ended B737 Classic operations following the retirement of its last B737-400 from passenger service late last year.
State-registered religions will now have to have 50000 followers with permanent residency, making Islam unlikely to be approved.
Serial criminal Patrick Pohlotko, 18, broke into two homes within weeks of travelling from Slovakia to Britain, where his parents have settled.
The team had been to Slovakia to set up the exhibit in September. That's when Capps first tried traveling with his much-needed toolbox.
Because we see that many people, and I'm now speaking about thousands and maybe ten of thousands of people in Slovakia, simply refuse official, legal employment because of personal debts.
Slovakia saw a record number of new job creation last year, posting the best results in the past five years. Moreover, it appears that its stable and predictable business environment and legislation make Slovakia an attractive country for foreign ...
Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico has called on other EU leaders to stop holding referendums on domestic issues, adding that the votes are hazardous for the EU and the Euro.
Richard Fetyko (RF): As I was away for so long, my image and ideas about Slovakia were outdated. When I left in the 1990s, shortly after the revolution, privatisation was beginning and various scandals, corruption and gangs were connected with it.
Now Robert Fico, Slovakia's prime minister, has urged his fellow EU leaders to make sure 2017 doesn't follow suit. "I am asking EU leaders to stop with adventures like the British and Italian referendums (...) on domestic issues, which pose a threat to ...
The Slovak personal insolvency regime will change on March 1, 2017. The new system is aimed at opening personal insolvency to a wider debtor audience, while keeping it simple and cost effective.
Slovak prime minister Rober Fico has urged EU leaders to avoid referendum "adventures" on domestic issues because they are putting the EU and the Euro at risk.
That continued unabated on Monday. Sweden polished off an 8-3 win over Slovakia in the quarterfinals, advancing to the semifinals for the 11th consecutive tournament.
MINSK, 3 January (BelTA) - Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has sent greetings to Slovakia President Andrej Kiska as the country celebrates Republic Day, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
Proceedings are continuing to extradite him to Slovakia in connection with an alleged fraud case there. The 31-year-old is believed to be living in the Merseyside area and officers are continuing to carry out enquiries to locate him.
VIDEO: UConn's Tage Thompson Named USA Player of Game vs Slovakia. +. posted by Ian Bethune on Dec 28, 2016 .@TThompson_97 scored a beauty and was named player of the game against Slovakia. He chatted with @Jill_Savage after the game.
There's no rest for the wicked as a Slovakian team clashed with Team USA, just 24 hours after being held to six shots by Canada on Tuesday.
After tonight, the tougher half of the draw awaits the USA. Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images. There are just two games Wednesday in the 2017 World ...
With the victory over Russia secured, the attention immediately turns to their second game tonight versus Team Slovakia. Canada will have a lot of confidence from the opening 5-3 win, with little to criticize from their game, and tonight is a chance to ...
Team Canada scored four goals in the second period alone as they rolled to a 5-0 victory over Slovakia at the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship Tuesday night at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
Admittedly, the government has kept its promise and has decreased the corporate income tax rate from 22 percent to 21 percent. However, that is the only positive measure and if compared to the decrease to 9 percent in Hungary, it makes you rather smile.
Yesterday at the WJC, in front of a tournament-high crowd of 18,312 fans, Team Canada won its opening match against Team Russia, 5-3.
Selected 107th overall by Sarnia in the 2016 CHL import draft, Ruzicka participated in the past two Ivan Hlinka under-18 tournaments for Slovakia, captaining the team in August and contributing four points in four games. Before joining the Sting, he ...
Slovakia is a nation that has seen limited success on the international circuit, though they did defeat Sweden to take home the bronze medal in the 2015 World Junior Championship.
Slovakia's first ever EU presidency drew praise from Brussels officials and succeeded in strengthening the government's political position at home, but probably failed to spark higher public interest in European affairs.






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