SUMMARY-Wednesday-September 12, 2018 - 10 p.m.
Date: 12.09.2018 22:00 Author: FOLY Urgency: 5 Category: EN: Schedules, summaries - ded

SUMMARY-Wednesday-September 12, 2018 - 10 p.m.

      BRATISLAVA - Interior Minister Denisa Sakova (Smer-SD) didn't present a bill on changing the method of selecting the national police chief to the cabinet for discussion on Wednesday, stating that there wasn't a consensus on the latest draft in the governing Coalition.

      BRATISLAVA - The Interior Ministry will approve the request lodged by Smer-SD chair Robert Fico to extend the period of time during which Fico has a security detail assigned, Interior Minister Denisa Sakova (Smer-SD) announced after the Government session on Wednesday.

      BRATISLAVA - MP for the Opposition Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) party Karol Galek is filing a motion with the General Prosecutor's Office to investigate the increase in electricity prices, TASR learnt on Wednesday.

      BRATISLAVA - Slovakia in 2013-17 became the EU's premier thief of money from the European budget under Smer-SD, extra-parliamentary Together party leader and Independent MP Miroslav Beblavy stated at a press conference on Wednesday, citing data from the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF).

      BRATISLAVA - Opposition MP Lubomir Galko (Freedom and Solidarity) harbours the conviction that no real security risks exist to justify the prolonged assignment of a security detail for Smer-SD chair Robert Fico, TASR learnt on Wednesday.

      BRATISLAVA - The Slovak Intelligence Service (SIS) provided information about the kidnapping of Vietnamese former state manager Trinh Xuan Thanh to several senior constitutional officials immediately it learnt about the Slovak lead, Chairman of the Special Parliamentary Committee for the Supervision of the SIS Gabor Grendel (Ordinary People/OLaNO) told journalists on Wednesday after the committee meeting.

      SALA - Duslo Sala has officially opened a new ammonia production plant on Wednesday, with the investment in the factory called Ammonia 4 amounting to €310 million, TASR learnt on Wednesday.

      BRATISLAVA - This year's October 30 will be a one-off state holiday to mark the centenary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation on October 30, 1918 in Turciansky Sv. Martin (now Martin, Zilina region) as MPs approved an amendment to the Public Holidays Act with 96 votes on Wednesday.

      BRATISLAVA - The Slovak and Czech governments will hold a joint session in Kosice on Monday (September 17), TASR learnt from the Government Office press department on Tuesday.

      ZILINA – Work in the Slovak health sector is extremely demanding but despite this fact we have people who give it all their heart and take care of ensuring that the health of our people has a good level, said Slovak President Andrej Kiska in his address to the 43rd Joint Congress of Slovak and Czech Surgeons, which is taking place from Wednesday to Friday (September 14) in Zilina.

      BRATISLAVA - The Government hasn't yet adopted a stance on the opposition-sponsored amendments to the Renewable Energy Sources Support Act and Highly Effective Combined Production Act, designed to prevent the incineration of quality timber, Economy Minister Peter Ziga (Smer-SD) said after the Government session on Wednesday.


Keywords: EXP-SR-SUMMARY-Wednesday-September 12, 2018 - 10 p.m.
Source: 20180912TBA03039