Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

BUSINESS BRIEFS

Royal Ahold opens two hypermarkets

Ahold Slovakia has opened the first of its Hypernova hypermarkets. The two hypermarkets were opened in Považská Bystrica and Michalovce, creating 120 new jobs.

Ahold Slovakia is a subsidiary of the Dutch company Royal Ahold. It plans to open two more hypermarkets in Zvolen and Lučenec at the beginning of 2002.

Top stories

Shortage of vegetables in Europe’s supermarkets is a hoax

An overview of hoaxes that have appeared in the past few weeks

Household consumption improved.

Slow down, fashion

Most people are unaware that buying too many clothes too harms the environment.

In shallow waters, experts are expendable

Mihál says that it is Sulík, the man whom his political opponents mocked for having a calculator for a brain, who “is pulling the party out of liberal waters and towards somewhere completely different”.

Richard Sulík is a man of slang.

Poll: Smer followed by SaS, KDH also in parliament

Had the general election taken place in mid-February, the opposition Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) would place second, and the now extra-parliamentary KDH would get nine seats.

Alojz Hlina took over at the helm of KDH