Články / Economics and politics

Tourism aid scheme valid, candidates may apply

Tourism aid scheme valid, candidates may apply

The tourism aid scheme is effective and valid, Ministry of Transport and Construction state secretary Katarína Bruncková announced at a press conference on Tuesday.

Slovakia's Economy to fall by 6 percent this year

Slovakia's Economy to fall by 6 percent this year

Slovakia's economy should fall by 6 percent this year, meaning that its GDP is to reach a level comparable to 2017, according to Statistics Office subsidiary Infostat's latest prediction.

Deadline for social insurer deductions moves to June 30

Deadline for social insurer deductions moves to June 30

The deadline for the payment of deductions by employers and the self-employed to social insurer Socialna poistovna has been postponed from December 31st to June 30th, 2021, the Government decided on Mo ...

New year starts with selection of new Police Chief

New year starts with selection of new Police Chief

The selection procedure for choosing a new Chief of Slovak Police will take place on January 4th, 2021, Interior Ministry press department director Barbara Turosová told TASR press agency on Monday.

President Čaputová most trusted politician in Slovakia

President Čaputová most trusted politician in Slovakia

Slovak President Zuzana Čaputová continues to be the most trusted politician in Slovakia, with 63% of respondents declaring their confidence in her as opposed to 35% who distrust her, shows a survey co ...

Inflation in Slovakia at 1.5% in November

Inflation in Slovakia at 1.5% in November

Year-on-year inflation in Slovakia in November slowed down from 1.6% to 1.5%, the Slovak Statistics Office reported on Monday. According to Ľubomír Koršňák, analyst of UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and ...

PM positive about EU budget, Ex-PM speaks about betrayal

PM positive about EU budget, Ex-PM speaks about betrayal

Slovak Prime Minister Igor Matovic is representing Slovakia at the summit of EU leaders that is being held in Brussels to discuss further co-ordination on the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change, securit ...

Industrial output down 2.5 percent y-o-y in October

Industrial output down 2.5 percent y-o-y in October

Slovakia's industrial output dropped by 2.5 percent year-on-year (y-o-y) in October, the Slovak Statistics Office reported on Thursday. Industrial development in October was mostly influenced by a y-o- ...