All posts tagged Slovakia

April 19, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Parliament must better protect journalists and whistle-blowers and Slovakia must ensure a thorough, independent and international investigation into the murder of Ján Kuciak. This is the main message […]

Far right loses out in Slovakia​​n elections

November 5, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

Slovakia has bucked the trend of far-right gains in Europe, with the People’s Party-Our Slovakia losing in regional polls. But the ruling leftis ...

European Court of Justice dismisses eastern states’ challenge to refugee quota

September 6, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has struck down a challenge from Hungary and Slovakia over the bloc’s mandatory refugee quota policy. The ru ...

North-south gas interconnection moves closer

March 1, 2017, by The Slovak Spectator

Slovakia is getting closer to reducing its dependence on Russian natural gas. Two projects of the country’s gas transmission system operator Eus ...

  • Eustream asks EC for support
    December 5, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia may receive some funds for its gas projects from the European Commission. The country’s gas transporter Eustream has requested co-financing for the construction of the Slovak-Polish gas pipeline, and […]

  • Orbán: Hungary is a fortress protecting European culture
    September 8, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    The last fortress protecting the European Union from influx of people with a different culture. The fortress which protects European culture and prevents it form being changed beyond recognition. And […]

  • Slovakia: Extremist patrols in trains banned
    August 3, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    Groups of far-right extremists wearing green T-shirts with the logo of Marian Kotleba’s People’s Party Our Slovakia (ĽSNS) will not be allowed to patrol on trains. This stems from the new […]

  • Theresa May keeps in mind Slovaks in Britain
    July 29, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    The European Union has fallen in love with itself; it wanted to be the best in the world, but it seems that some regions are gradually overtaking it, said Slovak […]

  • EU funds for Slovakia halted
    July 21, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    The European Commission has halted the payments which were allocated for the 2007-2013 programming period. This concerns five operational programmes focused on informatisation of society, health care, funds for Bratislava […]