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Vectary secures $7 million round led by EQT Ventures

Vectary announced a $7.3 million round led by the EQT Ventures fund. Existing investor BlueYard also participated in the round.

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Slovakia Prime Minister Igor Matovič said at a press conference that the state prepares nationwide coronavirus testing. This...
VÚB banka and UniCredit Bank have provided a EUR 105 million syndicated loan for the construction of Eurovea’s extended residential part.
Almost a third of Slovaks buy eggs several times or at least once a week and 39% at least once every...
The European Investment Bank (EIB) signed a €32 million loan with Slovenská pošta, the Slovak public postal operator.
The eight-month profit of Slovak banks amounted to EUR 254,3 million, according to National Bank of Slovakia data and cited by...

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New Monoštor bridge connecting Slovakia and Hungary, opened for traffic

The new Monoštor bridge connecting Komárom (Hungary) and Komárno (Slovakia) was officially opened for traffic. The new...

Slovakia: Construction volume reached EUR 458,2 million in July 2020

In July 2020, the decrease of construction production in Slovakia, year-on-year, remained significant, at 13,3 %. Although in July...

Saris Brewery invested 850.000 euros in a malting plant

Slovak Saris Brewery invested over 850.000 euros during the summer in a malting plant, where it replaced machinery and equipment, Ekonomika...

Slovakia trade balance: surplus of EUR 166,6 million this year

In January-June 2020, Slovak foreign trade balance was in surplus in the amount of EUR 166,6 million (by...

Accommodation establishments in Slovakia continued the drop in June

In June 2020, accommodation establishments in Slovakia continued to face drop in attendance, the number of...

Czechia leads in the number of card transactions made by Slovaks abroad

Czech Republic, followed by Austria, are the main holiday preferences of Slovaks, a Tatra Banka ranking shows. The...

Slovakia GDP decreased by 12.1% in the second quarter of 2020

In the second quarter of 2020 the gross domestic product (GDP) at constant prices decreased by...

Slovakia: Retail turnover reached last year level in June

In June, the easing of measures taken in connection with the COVID-19 was reflected in positive...

Slovak altFINS secures €1 million seed funding for global expansion

altFINS, a platform that allows users to screen, analyze, and trade crypto-assets, has secured more than €1...

Number of visitors fell by 93% compared to May last year in Slovakia

In May 2020, only 7 % of visitors stayed in tourism accommodation establishments compared to May...

Twin City Liner will return to Bratislava from August 1st

From August 1, 2020, the new Twin City Liner will return to its main line and...

LPP opens a warehouse in Sered, Slovakia

LPP has launched a Fulfilment Enter-type warehouse in Slovakia as part of its e-commerce channel development strategy, to support online sales...

Postova Banka reduces current account fees

Slovak Postova Banka is reducing the current account management fee to 5 euro per month. It's a...

Slovakia: In June consumer prices rose by 1,8 % compared with 2019

In June compared with May, consumer prices decreased by 0,1 % in total and compared with June...

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FYSAM Auto Decorative Slovakia will dismiss 33 employees, HN shows. In total, as of 31 August 2020, staff will be reduced...
Benson Oak Capital announced that its private equity arm and co-investors have sold 100% of their stake in Klikpojisteni.cz (Klik) to a...
InoBat Auto has secured additional EUR 10m investment to fund the development of a firstof-its kind 100 MWh R&D centre and production...
In 2019, within the organized tourism, the number of inbound foreign visitors in the Slovak Republic reached over 330 thousand people...
From August 1, 2020, the new Twin City Liner will return to its main line and connect Vienna with the Slovak...