BUSINESS BRIEFS

Energy sales arouse interest

Several investors have expressed interest in a capital entry into three Slovak state energy distributors. The foreign firms include the German RWE plus, E.ON and Energie Baden-Wurttemburg, Czech ČEZ, the Spanish Union Fenosa and Belgian company Tractebel.

The sales of VSE, SSE and ZSE, slated for completion by the middle of next year, are considered key steps in the further liberalisation of the energy sector.

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News digest: High-profile arrests and discussion on reopening schools continues

PM Matovič proposes pilot testing for schools. Slovakia will have the very first Slovak ambassador to the EU.

PM Igor Matovič has stepped into the debate about opening the schools for older children.

Another former police president reportedly charged in a corruption case

NAKA charged eight former high-ranking police, SIS and Financial Administration officials.

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Matovič could have made comments about the US rather than Mongolia

I am proud of what has been achieved in Slovakia, says Billy Altansukh.

Older children will not return to schools before Christmas

PM Igor Matovič still wants some pupils to return, he proposed a pilot testing plan.

The school in Trebišov.