Inflation hits 11.8%, up from the 10.4% recorded in March.
Among the sectors, energy (down 29.7% y/y), car manufacturing (down 13.9% y/y) and petroleum-based manufacturing (down 25.6% y/y) fared worst.
The EBRD has cut its 2022 emerging Europe growth forecasts again, reflecting a sharp downgrade for Ukraine and the regional fallout from the war and sanctions.
The vote is a huge blow to the ruling centre-right government and will greatly increase tensions within the fractious four-party coalition.
Heavily-dependent states will be allowed to buy Russian oil exports until the end of 2023, while other states have to cease crude deliveries in six months.
“Here to Stay: Eastern Europeans in Britain” tells the story of the half million citizens of the new EU member states who have moved to the UK since the early 21st century.
Slovak Economy Minister Richard Sulik said the answer to this question would be made public "in due course".
The Visegrad Group of four Central European countries is in “deep freeze” because of the Hungarian-Polish split over the Ukraine war, says Sciences Po professor.
Russian GDP forecast to fall by 9-15% this year, while Ukraine's economy could collapse by 38-45%.
A drop in unemployment has been posted in every region of Slovakia, even in districts that used to record high unemployment rates.
Russian GDP forecast to slump 12% in 2022, while Ukraine's GDP will halve. Bulgaria, Slovakia and the Baltic states will have two quarters of negative growth.
The case could destroy his political career or become another own goal for the government if police fail to make the charges stick.
Inflation hits 10.4% in March, driven by growth in prices of food, fuels and energy.
The Hungarian election has dealt a big blow to the once confident hope that broad opposition pre-electoral coalitions are the best way to remove entrenched authoritarian populists from power.
Slovakia plans to replace the S-300 system with US-made Patriot systems operated by Nato allies, which are already arriving in the country.
The explusions are part of a series among Nato countries since Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Ukraine's economy forecast to contract by 20% and projections worsen across emerging Europe — except for Eurasian oil and gas producers Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan.
European economic sentiment took a hit in March, falling in seven of the ten most important economies, as the war in Ukraine and the economic impact of extreme sanctions on Russia drive up inflation and disrupt supply chains.
Putin's closest ally in the EU can no longer use the Visegrad Group as a megaphone for his own diplomacy.
Forecaster expects the war to add 2 percentage points to CEE inflation this year.