Study shows Slovaks trust carmakers and banks more than politicians and government

Nelly Tomchikova in Prague September 17, 2019

Slovaks see carmakers as more trustworthy than politicians, according to a new survey conducted by IMAS International for Erste Group, the Slovak News Agency (SNA) reported on September 16.

Slovakia ́s industry in July rebounds to 2.8% following a drop in June

bne IntelliNews September 16, 2019

Slovakia ́s industrial production accelerated by 2.8% year-on-year in July, recovering from June ́s drop by 1.9%, the Slovak Statistics Office reported on September 10.

Slovakia ́s inflation slowed m/m in August

bne IntelliNews September 16, 2019

Slovakia ́s inflation slowed in August, reaching 2.8% year-on-year, after a 2.9% growth in July, with core inflation amounting to 2.4% and net inflation to 1.6%, based on data reported by the Slovak Statistics Office on September 13.

Slovakia to block EU trade deal with Mercosur countries over Brazil's approach to Amazon

Nelly Tomchikova in Prague August 30, 2019

EU should use all available platforms to force Brazil to change its behaviour, says Slovak Agriculture Minister Gabriela Matecna.

Europe still has East-West divide in waste generation

bne IntelliNews August 26, 2019

Despite the recent consumer boom, all but one of the eastern EU members produces less waste than any western member, a new study from Eurostat shows.