12.12.2014 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
At the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council on development issues held in Brussels today (December 12, 2014), the Slovak Republic was represented by State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Peter Burian. The ministers for developing the EU member states focused on the direction of the post-2015 development policy.
11.12.2014 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
Under the auspices of the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic and the Export-Import Bank of the Slovak Republic, the second annual Future of the Slovak Export – the State and Businessmen Together for Higher Export Efficiency conference took place today (December 11, 2014) and focused on fostering Slovak exports and the dialogue between the government and exporters.
11.12.2014 | Aktivity ministra | Turecko
Further extending bilateral Slovak-Turkish relations, as well as increasing their quality, international policy issues with the focus on developments in Syria, Iraq, Ukraine, the Western Balkans, as well as Euro-integration efforts of Turkey were pivotal topics of the official two-day visit (December 11-12, 2014) of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák to Turkey.
11.12.2014 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Predsedníctvo SR v Rade EÚ | Slovensko a Európska únia
European Cohesion Policy will change and Slovakia can help determine how. This was agreed by the panelists of the first series of workshops on possible priorities of the Slovak Presidency in the Council of the EU in 2016.
10.12.2014 | Ľudské práva | Vyhlásenia a stanoviská ministerstva
Every year on this date (December 10), the international community observes International Human Rights Day when the UN General Assembly first adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948 and the principle of universal human rights protection was for the first time internationally recognized. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights has become the fulcrum for international treaties on human rights and fundamental freedoms.
10.12.2014 | Aktivity ministerstva
The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic announced that on Wednesday (December 10, 2014) Peter Stano became its spokesperson. Having already held this position in 2009-10, he then went to work in Brussels at the Permanent Representation of the Slovak Republic at the European Union and subsequently joined the European Commission (EC), thus becoming the first Slovak in the position of the EC spokesperson in the enlargement and neighborhood policy portfolio, which was then led by the former Czech EU Commissioner Štefan Füle.
10.12.2014 | Aktivity ministra | Macedónska republika
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák met with Fatmir Besimi, Deputy Prime Minister for European Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia, at the Slovak Foreign and European Affairs Ministry today (December 10, 2014). They discussed the current internal political situation in Macedonia, evaluated its EU- and NATO- accession processes and exchanged views on developments in the Western Balkans and the world at large. The visit of the Macedonian counterpart is taking place at an important time for Macedonia – especially in the context of implementing the recommendations contained in the European Commission progress report, as well as the discussion on EU enlargement.
9.12.2014 | Vyhlásenia a stanoviská ministerstva
The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic welcomed the Government of Kosovo formed December 8, 2014, as well as the agreement of the two strongest political entities that enabled the new Government to be formed.