Education minister quits to put Slovak coalition crisis to bed

bne IntelliNews August 18, 2017

Peter Plavcan resigns over EU funding scandal as Slovak Nationalists back down.

Slovak CPI resumes its climb in July

bne IntelliNews August 15, 2017

Slovak consumer price inflation jumped in July, expanding to 1.4% y/y, according to data released by the statistics office on August 14.

Junior coalition member insists Slovak government will survive

bne IntelliNews August 8, 2017

The junior parties in Slovakia’s ruling coalition want to continue the government after the SNS announced its withdrawal, but some sound more committed than others.

Brussels presses Visegrad states on migrant quotas

bne IntelliNews July 26, 2017

Populist governments in the "Visegrad Four" states are resisting the EU’s migrant quotas scheme intended to redistribute 160,000 refugees from Italy and Greece.

V4, Baltic and SEE states clock up strong new car registrations growth in H1

bne IntelliNews July 16, 2017

Growth in most Central and Southeast European member states outstrips modest 4.7% average increase in demand seen across the EU.