Brief background of Slovakia

Slovakia is a landlocked country in Central Europe. Her immediate neighbours are Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east, Hungary to the south, Austria to the west and the Czech Republic to the northwest. Slovak is the official language is Slovak while Bratislava is the capital city. Slovakia has a population of over 5.4 million. Its currency is the Euro, one of the most traded currencies in the world.

Slovakia is an advanced economy. It operates market economy and combines that with a comprehensive social security system. It is a member of the European Union and other international organizations such as NATO, the United Nations, the OECD, the WTO, CERN, the OSCE.