Kiska met with the German ambassador in regard to the abduction

Today President Andrej Kiska met with Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, Joachim Bleicker. The President informed the Ambassador that Slovakia has...
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PRESS RELEASE 06.08.2018

President on the abduction: The Minister of the Interior has lost the trust

President Andrej Kiska met with Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini on Monday in the Presidential Palace, commenting on the current political situation and suspicions that the Slovak government plane was used to kidnap a Vietnamese citizen. “As a president, I repeatedly asked - last week - for the...
PRESS RELEASE 31.07.2018

Andrej Kiska comments on the Vietnamese abduction and Night Wolves

On Tuesday, Andrej Kiska gave an account of interviews he had at the Presidential Palace with Police Force President Milan Lučanský and with the head of the Slovak intelligence service. “We talked about two topics. The first was a discussion of the circumstances surrounding the establishment of...
PRESS RELEASE 12.07.2018

Kiska after NATO Summit: Countries declared two percent for defense

Andrej Kiska, at the conclusion of NATO’s two-day summit in Brussels, responded to US President Donald Trump’s words that we must fulfill our commitments.“President Trump reiterated today that we have to fulfill our commitments. He said the United States allocates 4% of the GDP for defense...
PRESS RELEASE 11.07.2018

Kiska: The NATO Summit confirmed the desire for unity and solidarity

The opening negotiations of the ongoing NATO summit in Brussels have spread worries over severe disputes between the allies and confirmed the desire of the members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization for unity and solidarity. President Andrej Kiska declared it on Wednesday after the end of the...

2% GDP for defence by 2024

I'm proud Slovakia fulfills its commitments - 2% GDP for defence by 2024 - a must for our own and collective
PRESS RELEASE 19.06.2018

Andrej Kiska welcomes the President of Bulgaria on an official visit

The President of the Republic of Bulgaria, Rumen Radev, has embarked at the invitation of President Andrej Kiska on a two-day official visit to Slovakia, where he arrived on Tuesday.President Radev has come to Slovakia at a time when Bulgaria’s presidency of the Council of the European Union is...
PRESS RELEASE 13.06.2018

The President’s Statement on the State of the Republic

President Andrej Kiska appeared on Wednesday in the plenum of the National Council of the Slovak Republic with a statement on the state of the republic. “Almost four months ago, on 21 February 2018, investigative journalist Ján Kuciak and his fiancée, the young archaeologist Martina...
PRESS RELEASE 08.06.2018

Kiska with the B9 Presidents: The relationship with Russia has not improved

The North Atlantic Alliance (NATO) must clearly demonstrate readiness, mainly for action under the application of Article 5 if any member of the Alliance is at risk. The presidents of Bucharest Nine (B9) agreed at a meeting in Warsaw. President Andrej Kiska stated this after the...
PRESS RELEASE 07.06.2018

Kiska visited the Centers for Climate Research and Media Development in Norway

On Wednesday, the third day of his official visit to the Kingdom of Norway, President Andrej Kiska visited the Bjerknes Center for Climate Research and Media City Bergen, dedicated to innovations in the media.During the visit to the Center for Climate Research, the Slovak Academy of Sciences signed...
PRESS RELEASE 06.06.2018

The President on Innovations: A visit to Norway has opened new possibilities

On the second day of the official visit to Norway, President Andrej Kiska visited the Oslo Cancer Cluster, the world-leading cancer research centre and the company Wilhelmsen, which has the Timm Slovakia plant for mooring lines in Slovakia. The President appreciated that Norway can be an...
PRESS RELEASE 04.06.2018

President Kiska in Norway: We should still further our cooperation

On Monday, President Andrej Kiska arrived to the Kingdom of Norway on an official visit, at the invitation of His Majesty King Harald V.At a meeting with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, they discussed the furthering of Slovak-Norwegian cooperation: “We have a wonderful relationship with...
PRESS RELEASE 26.05.2018

Kiska visited Georgia for the 100th Anniversary of Independence

President Andrej Kiska visited Georgia on Saturday to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the declaration of the first Democratic Republic of Georgia.In his speech, he congratulated Georgia on the noteworthy anniversary and ensured the support of Slovakia in Georgia’s efforts to join the European...

Official Agenda of the President

Andrej Kiska

4th President of the Slovak Republic

Andrej Kiska (* February 2, 1963, Poprad) is the 4th president of the Slovak Republic, elected as civil candidate on March 29, 2014 and inaugurated on June 15, 2014. Philanthropist and former entrepreneur, graduated as electrical engineer, he is a founder of installment loan companies Tatracredit, Triangel a Quatro and co-founder of non-profit charity organization Dobrý anjel.

NATO summit
Belgium, Brussels
Official visit by the President of Bulgaria
Presidential Palace
B9 Countries meeting
Poland, Warsaw
Official Visit of the Kingdom of Norway