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2008-09-17 15:00:32

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Paris, 17 September: Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico and French President Nicolas Sarkozy today signed an agreement on cooperation in nuclear energy and agreements on strategic partnership which is expected to enhance all-round relations between the two countries. "France and Slovakia have clearly opted for nuclear energy. It covers 50 per cent of electric energy consumption in Slovakia," the French presidential...

2008-09-05 09:00:32

Slovak, Portuguese presidents talk on cooperation in renewable resources PRAGUE, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) -- Slovak and Portuguese presidents, Ivan Gasparovic and Anibal Cavaco Silva, discussed possible cooperation of the two countries in renewable resources in Bratislava, Slovakia, the Czech news agency CTK reported on Thursday. Silva, who is on a two-day visit to Slovakia, is accompanied by representatives of Portuguese companies specializing in using the energy from wind and moving water,...

2008-09-04 15:00:30

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Bratislava, 4 September: Slovak and Portuguese presidents, Ivan Gasparovic and Anibal Cavaco Silva, discussed possible cooperation of the two countries in renewable resources today. Silva, who is on a two-day visit to Slovakia, is accompanied by representatives of Portuguese companies specialising in using the energy from wind and moving water. Gasparovic recalled that Slovakia's dependency on energy imports...

2008-07-25 15:01:01

Excerpt from report by Slovak privately-owned independent newspaper Sme website, on 24 July [Report by Dusan Uhrin and SITA: "We Will Not Avoid Rise in Gas Prices; Government, Gas Company To Meet in New Battle as Latter Plans Significantly To Increase Costs of Cooking, Heating for People; Fico Government, Which Has 51-Per cent Stake but No Managerial Control in Gas Company, Is Strongly Opposed"] Bratislava - The price of natural gas for households could rise as of this October. This is...

2008-06-15 09:00:00

Text of report in English by Czech national public-service news agency CTK Presov, East Slovakia, 14 June: The Irish no to the Lisbon treaty should not overshadow a debate on the rising food and oil prices at the upcoming EU summit, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico (Smer- Social Democracy) said today. He added that Ireland's decision was nothing disastrous since the EU can keep working on the basis of the existing treaties. "I would feel sorry if we put aside what is today fundamental...

2006-07-04 14:43:46

By Peter Laca BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovak leftist leader Robert Fico was appointed prime minister on Tuesday amid a wave of harsh criticism from economic analysts and politicians who disapprove of two fringe parties in the cabinet. The 41-year-old Fico, whose Smer party won an election on June 17, has formed a coalition with the centre-left party of former Prime Minister Vladimir Meciar and the far-right Slovak National Party. A former human rights lawyer, Fico replaces reformist...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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