BRATISLAVA Top Stories

Public Technologies: The EuropeanCouncil meeting has come to a close, with concrete results especially in the fields of counter-terrorism and defence cooperation. All EU leaders have also clearly reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change. The Chancellor...
Public Technologies: 26/06/2017 WIZZLOWFARENETWORK NOW OFFERS 5 DESTINATONS FROM KOSICE AIRPORT Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, started this weekend operating two new routes from Kosice to Cologne, in Germany and to Tel Aviv in Israel. With...
Hindustan Times: Unions at Volkswagen Slovakia said on Sunday they were ending a six-day strike after agreeing a 14.1% wage hike with management at the eurozone country’s largest private employer. “We are ending our strike,” trade union chief Zoroslav...
Sputnik: The staff of the Volkswagen Slovakia plant in Bratislava reached an agreement on salary rise with the enterprise's authorities and ceased the strike, an administration representative told Sputnik on Sunday. ......
Public Technologies: BRATISLAVA - Defending champion Canada opened the 2017 IIHFInline HockeyWorld Championship with a 6-1 win against Croatia, the promoted team that plays in the top division for the first time. Canada outshot Croatia 25-11. Top Division: Canada - Croatia 6-1...
Public Technologies: BRATISLAVA - The Slovak national inline hockey team is ready for today's start of the 2017 IIHFInline HockeyWorld Championship in Bratislava. The team from the host country wants to show its best in front of the home crowd. IIHF.com sat down with national...
Scotsman: Twenty years after becoming Celtic’s general manager, Jock Brown recalls having to convince media he wasn’t a Rangers fan, writes Alan Pattullo Considering Wikipedia can't even get his middle name right, it would be understandable if Jock Brown...
The Times of India: BRATISLAVA, June 24 (Reuters) - The union representing workers at Volkswagen's Slovak factories said on Saturday it was close to agreeing a wage deal with management to end a five-day strike that has hit production at the country's biggest private employer....
Public Technologies: BRATISLAVA - At the AnnualContinental Cup Meeting held in the Slovak capital of Bratislava the format, dates, hosts and participating clubs have been determined for the 2017/2018 season of the IIHF Continental Cup. The international club competition goes into...
Sputnik: The European Union would be better off focusing on European interests rather than those of the United States, Branislav Fabry, a law and social sciences expert at Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia, said in an interview with Sputnik. ......
Public Technologies: AUGSBURG, GERMANY (June 23, 2017) - Cameron Smedley (Dunrobin, ON) has advanced directly to the men's single canoe (C1M) semi-final at the ICFCanoe Slalom World Cup in Augsburg, Germany. Smedley's first run was penalty free and put him in 19 place overall,...
Scotsman: JaneBradley laments the loss of adventure as the original idea of sleeping on a host’s floor has given way to slick business. In the old days, before the internet and before organised room letting sites, renting casual budget accommodation was simpler....
Public Technologies: Brussels, 23 June 2017 - At the European Council, Prime Minster Jüri Ratas emphasised to his colleagues from the European Union that all global opportunities of digitalisation had to be used for boosting the economic growth and increasing the welfare of...