Trade deficit covered

National Bank of Slovakia governor Marián Jusko says that financing last year’s worrying deficit in the current account of the balance of payments – at over 9 per cent of GDP – will not be a problem following the sale of a 49 per cent stake in gas utility SPP for $2.7 billion.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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