BUSINESS SHORTS

Zizala to invest €11 million in Krušovce plant

CONSTRUCTION of a new factory by Zizala Lichtsysteme began in the industrial park in Krušovce near Topoľčany (Nitra region) on December 1.

The Austrian investor plans to produce light systems for the car industry and to create 120 jobs. Investment costs are to reach €11 million, and production should start in May of next year.

Economy Minister Ľubomír Jahnátek, who helped lay the foundation stone, promised that the state would provide the company support in the form of a tax break.

According to company representative Hubert Schuhleitner, Zizala Lichtsysteme is considering gradually expanding production through a three-stage process over the next five years, creating up to 400 jobs.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

He was almost murdered. Instead, he is to become general prosecutor

It was not clear whether the election would take place on December 3 until the very last moment.

Maroš Žilinka

News digest: No skiing in Slovakia at least until January

The coalition should meet to discuss the opening of schools, former police corps president travelled to Slovakia to be detained.

First snow appeared in Bratislava and caused traffic problems

Fico and Kotleba have not been fined for being maskless yet

The police are dealing with violent protesters, but no politician has been penalized for calling on people not to wear masks.

Ex-police chief Lučanský in handcuffs

He is one of the eight people facing charges after Operation Judas.

Milan Lučanský