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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: MarketWatchWed, 27 Aug 2014 18:45:20 -0700
ZTE Exclusively Wins SWAN Slovakia Contract for Nationwide LTE Networks

Mr. Xie Junshi, CTO of ZTE Europe and America, said, "ZTE is looking forward to helping develop SWAN's presence in Slovakia and to providing the most advanced high-speed communications to support SWAN grow and succeed in this highly competitive ...   read full story

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Publisher: Telecoms.comThu, 28 Aug 2014 02:18:12 -0700
ZTE to deliver LTE in Slovakia read full story
Publisher: TeleGeographyThu, 28 Aug 2014 03:07:30 -0700
SWAN taps ZTE for LTE read full story


Publisher: CNNThu, 21 Aug 2014 00:15:24 -0700
On the trail of the 'Blood Countess' in Slovakia

(CNN) -- With a ruined centuries-old castle looming up on the hill above, the Slovakian village of Cachtice could easily take a starring role in a Gothic horror film. However, exactly 400 years ago, on August 21, the horror was all too real, as the ...   read full story

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Publisher: KTVZThu, 21 Aug 2014 01:19:57 -0700
On the trail of Slovakia's 'Blood Countess' read full story


Publisher: Prague PostTue, 26 Aug 2014 10:03:45 -0700
Flaws mean Slovakia cannot draw its share of EU funds

Bratislava, Aug. 26 (?TK) ? Slovakia cannot draw most of the money earmarked for it from European Union funds, as the EU has blocked the payment of more than 400 million euros to various Slovak projects because of Slovakia's mistakes in drawing the ...   read full story


Publisher: The Slovak SpectatorThu, 28 Aug 2014 05:00:00 -0700
Government: Slovakia will have direct representative in World Bank Group

Slovakia is set to be directly represented in the World Bank Group (WBG) for the first time since 1993, according to a draft agreement on forming a long-term constituency in the World Bank Group that was approved by the government August 27. Currently ...   read full story

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From @Trillburne on Fri Aug 29 01:12:26 EDT 2014 it's a common conspiracy theory in the Czech Rep./Slovakia that the Velvet Revolution was orchestrated from within the communist regime
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From @vtjrcmrr30 on Fri Aug 29 00:59:38 EDT 2014 US Crushes Slovakia 7-1 In Mens Olympic Hockey
From @Camz99 on Fri Aug 29 00:57:36 EDT 2014 Today is: Continued .... Slovak National Uprising Anniversary - Slovakia.
From @EURUSDtoday on Fri Aug 29 00:52:58 EDT 2014 RT @zerohedge: "Isolation" - Germany, Slovakia, Greece, Czech Republic Urge End To Russian Sanctions http://t.co/xRXKU1UblA