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Money alone can’t increase birth rates

Money alone can’t increase birth rates

Birth rates are affected by a number of factors. The planned tax reform from the workshop of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Igor Matovič (OĽANO) may not have such an effect on reversing Slovakia's unfavourable demographic development, according to analysts surveyed by TASR press agency.

Mediterranean Slovak climate

Mediterranean Slovak climate

Slovakia has warmed up by two degrees Celsius and the average annual temperature in Slovakia is similar to the climatic conditions in the Mediterranean in the last century, the climatologist Jozef Pech ...

Remembering Prince Philip

Remembering Prince Philip

The passing of Prince Philip, duke of Edinburgh became news of the utmost significance not only in the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth countries, but across the world, including Slovakia.

More students can go back to school

More students can go back to school

Nursery schools and the first level (first four grades) of primary schools reopened for children of all parents as of Monday. They had only been open to children of parents working in critical infrastr ...

Why Easter is not the same everywhere in Slovakia

Why Easter is not the same everywhere in Slovakia

How is the celebration of Easter different in the Slovak countryside as compared with in a city like Bratislava? Jonathan speaks with Ján Tkáč, who grew up in the remote region of eastern Slovakia and now lives in Bratislava, about just this question.

Survey: High level of reducing social contacts

Survey: High level of reducing social contacts

The level of reducing social contacts in connection with the coronavirus pandemic in Slovakia remains high and is not declining, with Slovaks reducing their contacts more significantly than respondents ...