IN SHORT

Projects requesting Sk63 billion approved

THE VOLUME of approved applications for the EU's structural fund support stood at Sk62.9 billion as of May 2, SITA news agency wrote.

These applications related to 3,638 projects. In total, the Slovak Construction Ministry received 11,625 applications for Sk189.8 billion. The value of 2,423 projects being implemented is Sk41.3 billion.

The Construction Ministry registered the highest demand for support within the Basic Infrastructure operating programme, where applications for 3,267 projects accounted for Sk73.4 billion. However, the value of 1,006 approved projects amounted to Sk23.2 billion.

From 1,163 projects within the Industry and Services programme worth Sk48 billion, only 337 projects worth Sk12.7 billion were approved as of May 2. The ministry also registered 2,795 applications for Sk32.3 billion under the Agriculture and Rural Development programme. The authorities approved 1,152 of these, amounting to Sk11.5 billion.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Top stories

Murder of journalist: How did Ján and Martina die?

Journalists working with Ján Kuciak described how he and his fiancée, Martina Kušnírová, were killed.

People still remember Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová.

The murder of journalist changed Slovakia, but not all of it

There are still people who continue as if it’s business as usual.

Illustrative stock photo

What are the best employee benefits? Ask your employees

Salaries and a good company atmosphere, not benefits, keep people loyal.

Parking as a benefit it popular among employees.

UPDATED: Protest gatherings will return to Slovakia one year after the murders of Kuciak and Kušnírová

The gatherings will be held under the slogan “We won’t forget! We will continue!”.

November 16 gathering in Bratislava