Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Nearly half of Slovakia's EU structural funds already drawn

Slovakia has drawn 44.62 percent of its allotted funds from the European Union structural funds and the state budget, intended for the shortened 2004-2006 programming period.

Of its Sk63.5 billion total allocation, Slovakia has drawn Sk28.3 billion as of July 31, according to the Ministry of Construction and Regional Development. The distributed finances reached Sk56.3 billion, representing 88.68 percent of the allocated sources.

Contrasting to the end of June, the proportion of withdrawn funds grew by 2.2 percentage points.

Slovakia can draw the funds allocated in the current shortened period until the end of 2008.

The Agriculture and Rural Development operational program drew the most from the funds, with almost Sk5 billion.

SITA

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

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

Slovakia is the first country to test a new VAT refund app

Getting money back for buying souvenirs in Slovakia will be easier - there will be an app.

Illustrative Stock Photo

Prosecution has found errancies in criminal files related to self-employed farmers

General prosecutor feels that some prosecutors in the east of Slovakia follow their own conscience and opinion and not valid legislation.

General prosecutor Jaromír Čižnár

Begin afresh

I’m not sure if there is a typical Canadian way to get married.

Homophobic banners attributed to Ján Mrva give rise to criminal complaint

The Bratislava Mayoral candidate denies being behind the banners but has not condemned the contents argues NGO.

Ján Mrva