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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: New York TimesMon, 20 Apr 2015 16:31:58 -0700
Empty Nest? In Slovakia, It May Begin When the Child Is 35

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia ? Jozef Izso, sitting on a small platform bed beside his desk while his mother busily puttered around in an adjoining room, said that there were definitely pluses and minuses to living with your parents when you are 29 years old.   read full story


Publisher: ReutersTue, 21 Apr 2015 04:03:45 -0700
Slovakia aims to raise up to $1.1 billionfrom Telekom IPO

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovakia launched a public offering of its 49 percent stake in former monopoly Slovak Telekom (DTEGn.DE) on Tuesday, looking to raise up to 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) from the sale. The price range for the initial public ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: BloombergTue, 21 Apr 2015 04:11:17 -0700
Slovak Telekom IPO Range Values Sale as Much as $1.1 Billion read full story
Publisher: The Slovak SpectatorTue, 21 Apr 2015 04:15:00 -0700
ST reveals price for sale of shares read full story
Publisher: Daily MailMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:45:00 -0700
Slovak Republic - Factors To Watch on April 21 read full story
Publisher: RTT NewsMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:22:30 -0700
Slovak Telekom reports indicative price range for offering - Quick Facts read full story


Publisher: The Slovak SpectatorTue, 21 Apr 2015 04:15:00 -0700
Slovakia has 10th strongest passport

SLOVAKIA'S passport placed 10th in the Passport Index list compiled by the Arton Capital consulting company. Its holders can visit altogether 137 countries without asking for a visa, the Denník N daily reported on its website. The Arton Capital company ...   read full story


Publisher: Colorado College NewsMon, 20 Apr 2015 10:48:45 -0700
Professor Gould Wins Fulbright for Research in Slovakia

Colorado College Political Science Professor John Gould has been named a 2016 Fulbright Scholar and will travel to Slovakia to research the politics of nationalism and sexual minorities in that country and beyond. He also will teach at the Institute of ...   read full story

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From @TeamXander1 on Tue Apr 21 09:01:34 EDT 2015 @morganpochin Please tell me you're performing it in Slovakia.
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From @Yankee10570 on Tue Apr 21 09:00:08 EDT 2015 RT @gladamatim: Since last year, Celtic, Aberdeen, Ross County, St Mirren, Inverness, Kilmarnock and Slovakia have all complained about Ste?
From @FotoSplendide on Tue Apr 21 09:00:01 EDT 2015 Morbida tramonto in #Slovakia. Foto di Martin Sojka. http://t.co/80EsAG64vD
From @RoxanaRuscior on Tue Apr 21 08:56:55 EDT 2015 Empty Nest? In Slovakia, It May Begin When the Child Is 35 http://t.co/BCThpy9Bso
From @AndrewMcGirr1 on Tue Apr 21 08:56:20 EDT 2015 RT @gladamatim: Since last year, Celtic, Aberdeen, Ross County, St Mirren, Inverness, Kilmarnock and Slovakia have all complained about Ste?