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Fico promises solutions to fuel price development

THE NEW Slovak cabinet should deal with rising fuel prices at its upcoming first session on July 19, announced Prime Minister Robert Fico.

"There are many possibilities [to deal with the problem] but I will not present them before the cabinet program is prepared," said Fico.

According to the Slovak Statistics Office, the average consumer price of the most frequently used 95-octane petrol was Sk42.15 per liter as of July 3 while a liter of diesel cost Sk41.36 per liter on average, SITA wrote.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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