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BUSINESS BRIEFS

Punch opens new production line

BELGIAN electronics firm Punch has opened a new production facility in an industrial park in the north-eastern vicinity of Námestovo on an investment of 17 million euros; the facility will employ 500 people, and could attract other Swedish and French firms to assist in Punch's production of Grundig, Sony and Xerox machines, said Economy Minister Ľubomír Harach.

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The Bratislava airport has competition in Vienna

The airport in Vienna, only about 60 kilometres from the Slovak capital, gains 17 new low-cost airliner flights.

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Surcharges for night, weekend and holiday work will go up in two phases

Social partners agree upon a compromise solution.

Royal chocolate made by Slovak Photo

Some of the chocolate art pieces are decorated with gold or silver.

Giving a voice to those unheard

The Sme daily celebrates 25 years since its founding. It is of immense importance that it remains independent and free, writes its editor-in-chief.