Slovakia's GDP growth slowed down to its lowest level since 4Q13

bne IntelliNews December 10, 2019

Slovakia's GDP growth has slowed in the 3Q19 with GDP in fixed prices increasing by 1.3%, down by 3.3 percentage points (pp) year-on-year, the lowest growth reported since 4Q13, said the Slovak Statistics Office on December 5.

After Polish gold airlift, Slovakia mulls bringing its gold home from London

Nelly Tomchikova in Prague December 4, 2019

Slovakia’s former prime minister and leader of the ruling Smer party Robert Fico has called for Slovakia’s investment gold, stored in the Bank of England, to be brought home.

Slovak ministry to subsidise the purchase of electric cars

Nelly Tomchikova in Prague November 19, 2019

The Slovakian Ministry of Economy has announced a subsidy scheme to promote the purchase of electric vehicles and increase their number on Slovakian roads next year.

Slovakia's consumer prices up by 2.7% y/y in October

bne IntelliNews November 18, 2019

Saxo Bank analyst John Hardy blames ECB policy for high inflation in Slovakia.

Slovakia's GDP decelerates sharply in 3Q19 due to falling foreign demand

Nelly Tomcikova in Prague November 15, 2019

Slovakia's GDP increased by 1.3% year-on-year in the 3Q19, far below expectations, driven mainly by lower foreign demand. Growth increased by 1.8% y/y after seasonal adjustments, and by 0.4% quarter-on-quarter, according to preliminary data published