· December, 2012

Stories about Slovakia from December, 2012

Slovak Blogger Promotes Fairness in State Support for Businesses

  28 December 2012

Blogger Robert Huran reports [sk] on the initial success of his online form [sk] for entrepreneurs, which was created two months ago in response to the news [sk] of the €200 million governmental support for ten selected companies. The reasons these companies were chosen included promises of investment and creation...

Slovak Government Keeps Paying Millions for Microsoft Products

  9 December 2012

Every year, the Slovak state pays about 200 Euros per computer for a license allowing the use of the newest Microsoft products and services. Activist Štefan Szilva has collected information [pdf, sk] about 30 percent of the 82,000 ‘state-owned computers’. From it, the IT website dsl.sk has computed this statistics...