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Chief hygienist: COVID outbreak spike under control

Chief hygienist: COVID outbreak spike under control

The recent growth in the number of novel coronavirus cases in Slovakia is attributed to the instances of the illness being imported from abroad and subsequently spread via close contacts of the people who tested positive for the virus, Chief Health Officer Ján Mikas explained on Wednesday.

Slovakia sending humanitarian aid to Lebanon

Slovakia sending humanitarian aid to Lebanon

Slovakia is sending humanitarian aid in the form of food and medical supplies weighing over 6,000 kilograms and worth some €60,000 to Beirut following the deadly explosion there last week, officials of ...

Plea bargain for ex-gangland boss approved

Plea bargain for ex-gangland boss approved

The District Court in Banska Bystrica has approved a plea bargain for ex-Banska Bystrica gangland boss Mikuláš Černák in a public session, as submitted by the prosecutor.

Price of cigarettes to go up in Slovakia

Price of cigarettes to go up in Slovakia

Cigarette prices are expected to rise by an average of 40 cents per pack from February of next year. In February 2023 cigarette prices should go up by another 20 cents, according to a draft amendment t ...