The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Helsinki
František Ružička, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic made a working visit to Estonia (8 February), during which he held a meeting with Maati Maasikas, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia. In addition, he visited the information centre e-Estonia, and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence.
Today (21 August 2018) Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, at the ministry addressed the ambassadors of the Slovak Republic abroad. They gathered in Bratislava to take part in a regular meeting of heads of representation missions of the Slovak Republic.
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Ivan Korčok paid a two-day visit to the Republic of Estonia on 9-10 May to share Slovakia´s expertise acquired during its Presidency of the Council of the EU. Estonia will take over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 50 days (since 1 July).
Bratislava (25 May) - At its Wednesday session in Bratislava, the Government of the Slovak Republic approved the nomination of Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Miroslav Lajčák for the post of UN Secretary-General. This was done in response to the invitation made by President of the UN General Assembly for the member states to nominate candidates with proven leadership and managerial abilities, extensive experience in international relations, and strong diplomatic, communication and multilingual skills for this post.
Helsinki (21 October) - Miroslav Lajčák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, is accompanying Andrej Kiska, President of SR, during his official visit to Finland. Minister Lajčák’s separate program in Helsinki included bilateral talks with his department counterpart, Timo Soini, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland.