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VW promises new factory, more care

Auto maker VW Slovakia, responsible for more than 15 per cent of Slovak exports last year, is planning to open a third production site in central Slovakia employing 400-500 people, and raise its output of cars from about 180,000 last year to over 200,000 this year.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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