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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: ITAR-TASSWed, 16 Apr 2014 10:09:04 -0700
Signing of Ukraine-Slovakia memorandum on gas reverse flows uncertain ...

KIEV, April 16. /ITAR-TASS/. Ukraine can initially receive up to 3 billion cubic meters of European gas via Slovakia, parliament-appointed Ukrainian Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Yuriy Prodan said. Ukraine held talks with the European Union on ...   read full story


Publisher: ReutersTue, 15 Apr 2014 08:22:59 -0700
UPDATE 2-Slovakia offers way to send Ukraine some gas if Russia cuts supply

VELKE KAPUSANY, Slovakia, April 15 (Reuters) - Slovakia, Ukraine's best hope of getting gas from Europe if the Kremlin halts supply, said it might help by reopening a small pipeline but stopped short of agreeing to reverse the flow of major links that ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: Prague PostWed, 16 Apr 2014 01:15:00 -0700
Slovakia, Ukraine fail to agree on gas supply to Ukraine read full story
Publisher: The Slovak SpectatorTue, 15 Apr 2014 01:03:18 -0700
Ukraine-Slovakia meeting over reverse gas flow to be held in east Slovakia ... read full story
Publisher: New EuropeTue, 15 Apr 2014 15:41:15 -0700
Slovakia, Ukraine and EU hold talks on reverse gas flow read full story
Publisher: Wall Street JournalTue, 15 Apr 2014 07:48:45 -0700
Slovakia Econ Min: Talks on Gas Supplies to Ukraine Still Open read full story


Publisher: Coin Update NewsFri, 18 Apr 2014 05:22:30 -0700
Slovakia 10th Anniversary of EU Accession 2 Euro Coin

The National Bank of Slovakia have issued a new commemorative 2 Euro coin which marks a very important moment in the country's history - that of its accession into the European Union on the 1st May 2004. Slovakia, along with eight Central and Eastern ...   read full story


Publisher: The TypewriterSat, 19 Apr 2014 02:11:15 -0700
Slovakia: Political Newcomer Elected President

Independent candidate, philanthropist and entrepreneur Andrej Kiska has become the new President of the Slovak Republic after securing 19% more votes than his opponent, Prime Minister (PM) Robert Fico, in the second round of elections. This outcome ...   read full story

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