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Slovakia , Friday 22 February 2019

News Slovakia: Slovakia slaps emergency checks on Polish beef

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/slovakia-slaps-emergency-checks-polish-beef-173339103.html
Publicated on: Friday 22 February 2019

Slovakia on Friday decided to slap checks on beef imports from Poland after veterinarians in the neighbouring Czech Republic found the dangerous salmonella bacteria in a batch of Polish meat. Every Po...

News Slovakia: Murder of Jan Kuciak: What did Slovakia's government know?

News source: https://www.dw.com/en/murder-of-jan-kuciak-what-did-slovakias-government-know/a-47605658
Publicated on: hursday 21 February 2019

One year after the murder of Slovak investigative journalist Jan Kuciak, serious questions remain unanswered. The latest media revelations have raised concerns about the extent to which the government ...

News Slovakia: Slovakia orders inspections of all Polish beef: ministry

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/slovakia-orders-inspections-polish-beef-ministry-114238687.html
Publicated on: hursday 21 February 2019

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovak authorities will inspect all beef imported from neighbouring Poland as of Friday, the Agriculture Ministry said in a statement. It said the decision followed the discover...

News Slovakia: Slovakia marches for murdered journalist

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/world/slovakia-marches-for-murdered-journalist/ar-BBTSwjC
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

Thousands are expected to gather at rallies across Slovakia on Thursday to mark the anniversary of murdered journalist Jan Kuciak. Mr Kuciak and his fiancée were shot in a targeted killing, the first ...

News Slovakia: Jan Kuciak: Murdered Slovakia journalist remembered

News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-47294178
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

Thousands have attended protest rallies across Slovakia in memory of murdered journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancée, shot in a targeted killing a year ago. He had been investigating alleged corruption ...

News Slovakia: Blog: 5 unique and delicious wines to try in Slovakia

News source: https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22055699/slovakia-best-wines-frankovka-tokaj-currant.html
Publicated on: Friday 22 February 2019

Even though it feels longer, less than a month ago I was on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean getting ready to leave Bratislava. While packing my luggage, I poured myself the last of a bottle of Fr...

News Slovakia: How the Mafias came to Slovakia

News source: https://www.balcanicaucaso.org/eng/Areas/Balkans/How-the-Mafias-came-to-Slovakia-192863
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

The Balkan mafias were the first major crime syndicates to come to Slovakia, following people from the region who had been invited to work and study there during the communist era. As their businesses ...

News Slovakia: Spectacular Slovakia #23: Visit the Nosferatu castle in Orava

News source: https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22059177/spectacular-slovakia-orava-castle-travel-tips-from-tourists.html
Publicated on: hursday 21 February 2019

Care for a plate of halušky? Sheep cheese is an acquired taste, say Americans. During their time in Slovakia, Paul and Lynette Doege also visited the northern region of Orava. What are the places that ...

News Slovakia: Hungary, Slovakia to establish diplomatic delegations in Jerusalem

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/other/hungary-slovakia-to-establish-diplomatic-delegations-in-jerusalem/ar-BBTNl5y
Publicated on: onday 18 February 2019

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis made his first visit to Israel, as the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia create greater inroads with the Jewish state. Poland stayed away from a summit of ...

News Slovakia: Czech colleague: Slovakia “going in right direction” year after Kuciak’s murder

News source: http://www.czech.cz/en/Life-Work/Czech-colleague-Slovakia-going-in-right-directio
Publicated on: hursday 21 February 2019

Thursday is the first anniversary of the shocking murder of Ján Kuciak, a young Slovak journalist who was gunned down with his fiancé. One year on rallies in the couple’s honour are being held in Slov...

News Slovakia: Slovakia marks a year since the murder of young journalist

News source: https://emerging-europe.com/news/slovakia-marks-a-year-since-the-murder-of-young-journalist/
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

Tens of thousands of people have gathered in public squares across Slovakia to commemorate the death of investigative journalist Ján Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kušnírová, who were shot in targeted ...

News Slovakia: REWIND: Kofstad wins Slovakia to book Rio spot

News source: http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019746/news/newsid=366280.html
Publicated on: Friday 22 February 2019

Espen Kofstad sealed Olympic qualification in the most dramatic fashion, beating Romain Langasque on the second play-off hole to win the D+D REAL Slovakia Challenge the day before places in the Rio 20...