26.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Brazília
Brazil (26 March) – Slovakia and Brazil will intensify their political dialogue as well as cooperation on economic projects. This was agreed on by the foreign ministers of both countries during their talks in the capital city Brasília. “Our relations have significant untapped potential and there is willingness to use that potential by both parties,” stated Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, after the talks with his departmental counterpart Mauro Vieira, the country’s Vice-President Michel Temer, and with parliamentarians. This was the first visit in 17 years by a Slovak foreign minister to the largest country in South America.
24.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Španielsko | Nemecko
Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, today (24 March) sent telegrams of condolences to Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs of Germany and to José Manuel García-Margallo, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Kingdom of Spain, regarding the victims of the crash of an Airbus 320 plane in the French Alps, with 148 people on board.
23.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra
Bratislava (23 March) – The situation in Ukraine, the Western Balkans, the Eastern Partnership countries and energy security were the topics of today’s discussions by foreign ministers of the Visegrad Four (V4) countries and Germany in Bratislava. Germany is one of the major strategic partners of the V4 countries and holds consultations with the V4 on a regular basis.
19.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Čierna Hora
Podgorica (19 March) – “Montenegro faces many challenging tasks in its integration process but in accomplishing those tasks the country can rely on clear support from Slovakia,” stated Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, during his visit in Podgorica. Minister Lajčák held talks in Montenegro on Wednesday and Thursday with the country’s President Filip Vujanović, Speaker of the Parliament Ranko Krivokapić, Prime Minister Milo Djukanović, and with his departmental counterpart Igor Lukšić as well as with Interior Minister Raško Konjević and Deputy Prime Minister Duško Marković.
18.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Krajania, kultúra a školstvo | Srbsko
Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, festively unveiled a large-size painting commemorating 1150 years since the arrival of St. Cyril and St. Methodius in the premises of the diplomacy department today (18 March), painted by Ján Glózik, a naive artist from Kovačica, Serbia, who worked on the picture for 15 months and presented it to the Office for Slovaks Living Abroad.
16.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Slovensko a Európska únia
Brussels (16 March) – The relationships of the European Union with Africa, migration issues, the situation in Libya and preparations for the Eastern Partnership Summit were discussed by foreign ministers of the 28 European Union member states in their regular meeting in Brussels today. Slovakia was represented by Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic. From Slovakia’s view, he pointed out another two important topics, namely the nomination of a new EU Special Representative for Central Asia and opening the avenue for implementation of the Stabilization and Association Agreement with the EU for Bosnia and Herzegovina.
13.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Slovensko a Európska únia...
Štrbské pleso (13 March) – Foreign ministers of 12 Central and Northern European countries held a two-day meeting in the High Tatras at which they were in agreement over the importance and need of regional discussion and coordination on issues of foreign policy, security and energy. The third ministerial meeting of the Visegrad Four (V4), the Nordic Council and the Baltic States (NB8) was held under the baton of the Slovak Republic at the Kempinski hotel in Štrbské pleso in the High Tatras with issues of energy security, the EU’s neighbourhood policy, Ukraine and combatting terrorism on the agenda.
12.3.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Slovensko a V4
Štrbské Pleso (12 March) - Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, on Thursday night in Štrbské Pleso in Slovakia’s High Tatras, opened the foreign ministerial meeting of twelve Central and North European countries. “This is the largest event under the Slovak presidency of the Visegrad Four (V4); we have invited foreign ministers of countries of three important regional platforms, namely the V4, the Nordic Council and the Baltic Three,” emphasized Minister Lajčák.