BUSINESS BRIEFS

State to make Sk25 billion on distributor sales

THE VALUE of the three bids for minority stakes in energy distributors that privatisation commissions have recommended the government accept is about Sk25 billion ($530 million), according to unofficial estimates cited in the daily paper Pravda.

The leading candidates for the ZSE, SSE and VSE distributors are the German E.ON (330 million euros), French EdF (160 million euros) and German RWE Plus (127 million euros) respectively.

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News digest: Health care staff still lacking, president asks for amends

Slovakia is preparing to launch the nationwide testing on Saturday morning, but the government admitted they still need hundreds of health care staff. Kotleba violates quarantine and hospitals in the north are full.

The Bratislava Self-Governing Region started testing its staff on October 30.

Testing is impossible to carry out as planned, president says

President Zuzana Čaputová asked the government to reconsider measures for people who do not get tested, many will not get a chance.

President Zuzana Čaputová met with the representatives of the armed forces.

The big test is upon us. What are we to do?

For a foreigner living in Slovakia, there is yet another concern.

Health care professionals still lacking ahead of Saturday's testing

Government avoids mobilisation for now, PM offers an extra bonus to health care professionals who can serve the whole weekend.

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