More layoffs in east Slovakia

ENGINEERING firm Tatravagónka Poprad has announced for May another 190 layoffs from its workforce of 2,350 people after 150 job cuts last December. The firm blames a recession in the sector and strong competition for the reductions. Tatravagónka Poprad is the main employer in the Poprad region of eastern Slovakia.

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