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Slovakia can still draw 48 percent of EU funds

As of November 22, Slovakia has drawn Sk33.375 billion from the EU structural funds allocated for the 2004-2006 programming period, the Ministry of Construction and Regional Development announced.

This accounts for 52.56 percent of the total allocation of Sk63.503 billion.

A total of Sk23.963 billion has been drawn from structural funds, and Sk9.412 billion in national co-financing from the state budget.

Slovakia can draw sources allocated for 2005 until the end of 2007, and money earmarked for 2006 until the end of 2008.

-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.

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