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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: The Slovak SpectatorWed, 28 Jan 2015 01:01:11 -0800
Slovakia commemorates liberation of Auschwitz

Post-war generations are obliged to remember the victims of the Holocaust as a strong reminder of the fragility of civilisation and its values, the press section of the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry told the TASR newswire on January 27, the day ...   read full story


Publisher: Marketwired (press release)Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:15:00 -0800
JORC Resource Statement for Slovakia

Forte Energy NL ACN 009 087 852 ASX /AIM Release 28 January 2015 JORC Resource Statement for Slovakia Forte Energy NL ("Forte" or "the Company") (ASX/AIM: FTE) is pleased to announce a resource upgrade and compilation of an initial JORC ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: Proactive Investors UKWed, 28 Jan 2015 01:14:11 -0800
Forte Energy boosts resource by 70% after Slovak upgrade read full story
Publisher: Proactive Investors AustraliaTue, 27 Jan 2015 02:18:45 -0800
Forte Energy shares suspended on AIM ahead of Slovak project update read full story
Publisher: Stock Market WireWed, 28 Jan 2015 00:35:26 -0800
Forte Energy confirms significant increase in resource read full story


Publisher: The Slovak SpectatorTue, 27 Jan 2015 04:56:15 -0800
Slovakia still struggles with deaths caused by cardiovascular diseases

THE HEALTH-care system in Slovakia is still average, but it is gradually improving. Compared to other European countries, Slovakia puts emphasis on electronic services in the sector. On the other hand, it still struggles with the high number of deaths ...   read full story


Publisher: Eversheds Press Office (press release)Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:03:45 -0800
Global employment briefing: Slovakia, January 2015

Act no. 355/2007 Coll., on Protection, Support and Development of Public Health has been amended after the European Commission expressed the opinion that the legislation did not meet the requirements of EU law. In particular, the Commission felt the ...   read full story

Slovakia Tweets

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From @fxmyhope on Thu Jan 29 03:10:24 EST 2015 *Slovakia Jan Consumer Confidence -10.4, Unchanged From December: Slovakia Jan Consumer Confidence -10.4, Unc... http://t.co/ac7RNRM9cd
From @ForexSignalsEA on Thu Jan 29 03:10:21 EST 2015 *Slovakia Jan Consumer Confidence -10.4, Unchanged From December http://t.co/MKgiEAdxoE #forex #trading #USD
From @WazzaB92 on Thu Jan 29 03:10:05 EST 2015 SLOVAKIA: Prime Minister says, ?We will not tolerate mass Muslim immigration and building of mosques? http://t.co/pKXQVLlOOl
From @Biztweeteu on Thu Jan 29 03:07:09 EST 2015 Slovakia Steel Mills ?aká na definitívne rozhodnutie súdu. ?EB je bezradná http://t.co/rF7pMxOSLJ-?eb-je-bezradna
From @hopeing4me on Thu Jan 29 03:05:51 EST 2015 RT @ZaibatsuPlanet: Good morning Slovakia by JoziM #photo http://t.co/eruqSP6Urk
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From @JakubKrupaFE on Thu Jan 29 03:02:08 EST 2015 Re: Syriza, think about Slovakia: a poorer country that lost its govt over the Greek bailout, only to be told they may never get monies back
From @PimNip on Thu Jan 29 03:01:51 EST 2015 RT @FedCup: The Netherlands team to face Slovakia in World Group II: @kikibertens, @Richelhogenkamp, @Arantxarus + @MisaKrajicek http://t.c?
From @EINRealEstate on Thu Jan 29 03:00:57 EST 2015 Slovakia Real Estate Report Q1 2015: New research report available at Fast Market Research http://t.co/8ZAsfHn1Dt
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From @ihotmusiccharts on Thu Jan 29 02:52:56 EST 2015 FourFiveSeconds by Rihanna and Kanye West and Paul McCartney is number 3 in Slovakia #iTunes top 100 songs http://t.co/B99cfqlEb3
From @ihotmusiccharts on Thu Jan 29 02:52:56 EST 2015 Salted Wound (From The "Fifty Shades Of Grey" Soundtrack) by Sia is number 2 in Slovakia #iTunes top 100 songs http://t.co/B99cfqlEb3