BUSINESS BRIEFS

VSŽ with Sk767 million profit

STEEL mill VSŽ ended last year with a net profit of Sk767 million on turnover of Sk8 billion. The figure is well down from the Sk3 billion profit in 2000, since when VSŽ has transferred its core business to US Steel Košice.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič says lockdown is still in play.

A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

Illustrative stock photo

The cabinet approves plan for permanent kurzarbeit

The new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak