31.12.2014 | Vyhlásenia a stanoviská ministerstva | Litva
The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic welcomes Lithuania’s entry in the European Monetary Union as of 1 January 2015. Lithuania has become the 19th EU member to adopt the euro. This not only extends the area of using the single European currency and strengthens its financial stability but will also enable easier economic cooperation between our two countries. In addition, it will make it easier for citizens of both countries to travel without having to exchange their local currency.
30.12.2014 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Rusko
Peter Burian, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, received today (30 December 2014) Alexei Fedotov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Slovak Republic. In the meeting the partners evaluated the past year in terms of bilateral relations between the Slovak Republic and Russia and focused in more detail on plans for their further development in 2015.
23.12.2014 | Vyhlásenia a stanoviská ministerstva
The Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic welcomes the international Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) that comes into force on 24 December 2014. The ministry considers the treaty to be an important landmark setting the highest universal standard for regulation of arms trade, adding that Slovakia believes consistent control of the arms trade can prevent the risk of illicit arms flows and their uncontrolled accumulation.
22.12.2014 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
Peter Javorčík, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, received H.E. Hassan Tajik, Iranian Ambassador to SR, resident in Vienna, today (22 December 2014). The talks were held in a positive and supportive spirit for continuation of the trend of a moderate and realistic foreign policy by Iran.
19.12.2014 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
“We appreciate the standard of bilateral relations between Slovakia and Malaysia and the previous as well as the planned visits by representatives of our countries are a specific contribution to their further strengthening and development,” stated Peter Burian, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, today (19 December 2014) at the farewell reception of H.E. Dato Selwyn Vijayarajan Das, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Malaysia to the Slovak Republic, with residence in Vienna.
17.12.2014 | Aktivity ministra
Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, met with representatives of non-governmental organizations cooperating with the diplomacy department in the premises of the ministry’s Palugyay palace in Bratislava on Wednesday (17 December 2014). Minister Lajčák, in organizing the event, has followed the tradition of New Year’s meetings with civil society representatives who are viewed by the diplomacy department as important partners in accomplishing its mission.
16.12.2014 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
Peter Javorčík, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, participated in the meeting of the General Affairs Council (GAC) devoted to preparations for the European Council’s conclusions in Brussels today (16 December 2014).
16.12.2014 | Aktivity ministra | Slovensko a V4 | Ukrajina
“The Visegrad Four countries will assist Ukraine in implementing reforms the country needs in many specific areas which have been agreed on with our Ukrainian partners today,” announced Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, in the conclusion of the joint visit by foreign ministers of the Visegrad Four (V4) countries in Kiev.