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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 TimesSat, 19 Apr 2014 09:06:51 -0700
In Slovakia, Real Lottery Prize Goes to Tax Man

He had registered only nine receipts with Slovakia's new tax lottery, and yet he had just won a new car. ?It's a heavenly feeling,? he said before leaving the studio, ready to encourage all of his friends to register their receipts, too ? which is ...   read full story

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Publisher: Kyiv PostSat, 19 Apr 2014 20:29:14 -0700
New York Times: In Slovakia, real lottery prize goes to tax man read full story


Publisher: ITAR-TASSTue, 22 Apr 2014 10:03:45 -0700
Next round of Ukraine-Slovakia gas talks due April 28 ? Eustream Economy ...

BRATISLAVA, April 22. /ITAR-TASS/. Eustream gas transporter spokesperson has reported the delegations of Ukraine and Slovakia will meet in Bratislava on April 28. The delegations are to sign a memorandum on mutual understanding for gas supplies, ...   read full story

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Publisher: GlobalPostWed, 23 Apr 2014 03:30:00 -0700
EU Commission does not foresee energy talks on Thursday read full story
Publisher: The Voice of RussiaWed, 23 Apr 2014 03:41:15 -0700
European Commissioner for Energy denies possibility of multilateral gas talks ... read full story


Publisher: Kyiv PostWed, 23 Apr 2014 02:42:45 -0700
Prodan: Gas talks involving EU, Ukraine, Russia, Slovakia won't be held

The quadrilateral gas talks involving representatives of the European Union, Ukraine, Russia and Slovakia that were scheduled for Thursday, April 24, in Bratislava, will not be held, Energy and Coal Industry Minister Yuriy Prodan has said. Announcement ...   read full story


Publisher: Huffington PostTue, 22 Apr 2014 04:37:26 -0700
The Sound of Music in Slovakia

As for movable property, the two countries were meticulous in the division of assets. Two-third of everything went to the Czech Republic and one-third to Slovakia, the formula based on the relative populations. As The New York Times reported on the eve ...   read full story

Slovakia Tweets

From @miriamirka on Wed Apr 23 09:41:42 EDT 2014 @OneRepublic I HOPE I SEE U AGAIN IN SLOVAKIA TOO!! ?
From @mrshermgranger on Wed Apr 23 09:41:12 EDT 2014 RT @MarkRuffalo: And Singapore, Slovakia, Brazil (again) and Argentina.
From @_Ad_Am_ on Wed Apr 23 09:41:07 EDT 2014 @OneRepublic What about Slovakia? Do you plan to add that too? You loved it here back in February. :-)
From @miriamirka on Wed Apr 23 09:41:01 EDT 2014 @OneRepublic COME TO SLOVAKIA YOU PROMISED US IN FEBRUARY
From @FeroRuzicka on Wed Apr 23 09:40:46 EDT 2014 @EUatUN EU28 discuss UNDC outcome, #Croatia PRES puts strong effort 2reach deal-even if all R UNhappy. #Slovakia informs on SSR #UNSC resol.
From @miriamirka on Wed Apr 23 09:40:43 EDT 2014 @OneRepublic WHAT ABOUT SLOVAKIA???????????
From @dalitargaryen on Wed Apr 23 09:40:17 EDT 2014 RT @MarkRuffalo: And Singapore, Slovakia, Brazil (again) and Argentina.
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From @todofandocqc on Wed Apr 23 09:38:26 EDT 2014 RT @MarkRuffalo: And Singapore, Slovakia, Brazil (again) and Argentina.
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From @beautifulgerl22 on Wed Apr 23 09:37:46 EDT 2014 For the proud "Slovakia girl" in silver on a purple shirt: $2.00 (0 Bids) End Date: Wednesday Apr-23-2014 7:12:28... http://t.co/lW3Cz6lB3l
From @evrodream on Wed Apr 23 09:36:01 EDT 2014 RT @phjwi2: MT @evrodream: Gas negotiations between the EU and Ukraine, Russia and Slovakia canceled
From @Lenka_23 on Wed Apr 23 09:35:59 EDT 2014 Tomorrow is big day! I'm going to see hockey live *.* Slovakia vs. Finland ? http://t.co/F6Nieyk6Vz
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