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Slovakia: €2 Commemorative Coins (2016-2020)
« on: August 02, 2014, 09:51:47 AM »
Four commemorative €2 commemorative coins will be issued by National Bank of Slovakia during 2016-2020. Subjects will be as follows:
  • 2016: First Presidency of the Slovak Republic of the Council of the European Union;
  • 2017: 550th anniversary of the establishment of Academia Istropolitana;
  • 2018: 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War;
  • 2019: 100th anniversary of the death of Milan Rastislav Štefánik;
  • 2020: No issue planned.

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Slovakia: €2 Commemorative Coins (2016-2020)
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2016, 04:33:53 AM »
Here's the 2016 commemorative:  First Presidency of the Slovak Republic of the Council of the European Union.

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Re: Slovakia: €2 Commemorative Coins (2016-2020)
« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2016, 10:08:22 PM »
Below an image of the 2017 coin, 1 million pieces will be minted.


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« Reply #3 on: December 09, 2016, 04:30:58 PM »
To be issued next month. Probably the first €2 commemorative of 2017?

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Slovakia: €2 Commemorative Coins (2016-2020)
« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2017, 10:54:58 AM »
Below an image of the 2017 coin, 1 million pieces will be minted.



To be issued on coming Wednesday (January 4). First €2 commemorative of 2017!

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Re: Slovakia: €2 Commemorative Coins (2016-2020)
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2017, 02:15:36 PM »
Just noticed that the 2018 issue is listed as "100th anniversary of the end of the First World War". While I would welcome such a coin (which is quite different from issuing WW1 battle commems every year since 2014), the NBS apparently canceled the plan last month. From a post in a German forum:

"Dear (...), having regard to the European Commission's recommendation that commemorative euro coins should not feature themes that may be objectionable to certain EU Member States, Národná banka Slovenska has removed from its 2018 coin issue plan a €2 commemorative coin marking the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. "

The reply does not say whether the EC did actually recommend anything in this particular case. Could as well be some kind of anticipatory compliance, as in, who knows, somebody might possibly object ...

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