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Complete details about Slovakia in Europe with capital city Bratislava

Country NameSlovakia (Slovensko)
Country CodeSVK
Capital CityBratislava
ContinentEurope
RegionEastern Europe
Independence Year1993
Population5398700
Surface Area49012.0
Life Expectancy73.7 years
GNP20594.0 (old 19452.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Czech and Moravian     (1.1%)
Hungarian     (10.5%)
Romani     (1.7%)
Slovak [official]     (85.6%)
Ukrainian and Russian     (0.6%)

Major Cities

Bratislava, Bratislava     (population 448292)
Ko?ice, Východné Slovensko     (population 241874)
Pre?ov, Východné Slovensko     (population 93977)

Slovakia's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Express.co.ukFri, 22 May 2015 01:26:15 -0700
PICTURED: Baby arrives back in Slovakia after migrant mum moved to UK and ...

However, because his parents only recently came to the UK from Slovakia, the baby does not qualify for British citizenship. In 2006 it was ruled that babies born to parents from the European Economic Area only get British citizenship if at least one ...   read full story

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Publisher: MetroFri, 22 May 2015 01:37:30 -0700
Baby deported to Braitslava after Slovakian-born mother decided to stay in UK ... read full story
Publisher: Mirror.co.ukThu, 21 May 2015 13:26:15 -0700
Pictured: Blue-eyed baby flown back to Slovakia after being ABANDONED by ... read full story
Publisher: Liverpool EchoFri, 22 May 2015 09:07:30 -0700
Baby Benjamin flown to Bratislava after Slovakian mum settles on Merseyside ... read full story
Publisher: Daily MailFri, 22 May 2015 16:03:10 -0700
Slovak mother Bibiana Stranska who abandoned her deported baby for the UK read full story


Publisher: EurActivFri, 22 May 2015 00:08:41 -0700
Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria embark on gas pipeline project

At the Riga summit yesterday (21 May) Slovakia, Hungary, Bulgaria and Romania signed a Joint Declaration backing the idea of building the Eastring gas pipeline, designed to link Central with Southeastern Europe. However the name Eastring doesn't ...   read full story

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Publisher: The Sofia GlobeFri, 22 May 2015 09:07:30 -0700
Bulgaria, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania sign gas grids interconnection ... read full story
Publisher: Hungary TodayFri, 22 May 2015 09:41:15 -0700
Energy Security: Hungary Signs Regional Gas Agreement In Riga read full story
Publisher: Oil and Gas Industry Latest NewsFri, 22 May 2015 03:30:00 -0700
Gas Network Interconnection Agreement to be Signed by Hungary, Romania ... read full story


Publisher: The Aviationist (blog)Fri, 22 May 2015 06:29:40 -0700
Four US A-10 Thunderbolt jets have deployed to Slovakia

Four A-10 Thunderbolt II jets and approximately 40 airmen from the U.S. Air Force Theater Security Package, deployed to Sliac Air Base, Slovakia, May 16, in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve. The contingent of the 354th Expeditionary Fighter ...   read full story


Publisher: The Slovak SpectatorThu, 21 May 2015 22:16:15 -0700
UPDATED: Report: Slovakia a finalist to host new car plant

SLOVAKIA and Poland are said to be the last two countries competing for a new unspecified car plant while final decision could be made in the summer 2015, the public service RTVS published on May 20. According to the report, the new plant could create ...   read full story

Slovakia Tweets

From @GennieRenner on Sun May 24 02:57:02 EDT 2015 in Slovakia, they don't say "i love you" , they say "faj?i? trávu ka?dý de?", which means you're my universe, and thats just beautiful . ?
From @irfankuzu on Sun May 24 02:56:17 EDT 2015 © Josef Koudelka, Czechoslovakia, Slovakia, Okres Spisska Nova ves, 1966 http://t.co/xYx8UvR63a
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From @ihotmusiccharts on Sun May 24 02:54:06 EDT 2015 Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix Radio Edit) by Omi is number 3 in Slovakia #iTunes top 100 songs http://t.co/B99cfpuQMR
From @ihotmusiccharts on Sun May 24 02:54:05 EDT 2015 Hey Mama (feat. Nicki Minaj & Afrojack) by David Guetta is number 2 in Slovakia #iTunes top 100 songs http://t.co/B99cfpuQMR
From @ihotmusiccharts on Sun May 24 02:54:05 EDT 2015 Lean On (feat. MŘ & DJ Snake) by Major Lazer is number 1 in Slovakia #iTunes top 100 songs http://t.co/B99cfpuQMR
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From @marcyfreeads on Sun May 24 02:47:03 EDT 2015 Claves Para Seleccionar Iluminación LED Para Tu Hogar (Sugar Land): En el 2002, Berg coescribió la película "I... http://t.co/cEZZsWAWAJ
From @icewatervapour on Sun May 24 02:44:20 EDT 2015 RT @Mint_lounge: Aditya Gadre (@angry_bard) on his visit to Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia http://t.co/fvEipxCyQC http://t.co/BeAKHL6N?
From @Mainikai on Sun May 24 02:43:52 EDT 2015 Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria embark on gas pipeline project @Euractiv #Europe #pipeline_politics http://t.co/R89qdcw2qq
From @RomanianNews on Sun May 24 02:43:32 EDT 2015 #romania Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria embark on gas pipeline project - EurActiv http://t.co/H8zuAxKZei
From @translate_e0505 on Sun May 24 02:41:46 EDT 2015 tricot ?? tobe live at Pohoda festival in Trencin, Slovakia: https://t.co/oCc1bHd39s
From @jpr_travel on Sun May 24 02:41:45 EDT 2015 Slovakia Holidays - Mass tourism has not yet started in Slovakia, so you can still enjoy the peace of the jagged... http://t.co/oMTtpZLpM9
From @Tupac_ayala on Sun May 24 02:38:37 EDT 2015 @AndroidDev Guys, Czechoslovakia is now Czech Republic and Slovakia, its not a single country anymore, for the record
From @spravytt on Sun May 24 02:35:51 EDT 2015 #Trnava XRace sa na SLOVAKIA RINGU koná aj napriek nepriaznivému po?asiu http://t.co/PBCPq4WulQ