Slovak teachers suspended their nationwide strike after three days to continue negotiations, Hospodarske Noviny reported, citing union leader Pavel Ondek.
Talks with the government over a pay increase will resume, the newspaper said. Premier Robert Fico has ruled out a 10 percent increase in salaries as demanded by the unions, Hospodarske said.
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