SHIPPING & TRANSPORTATION NOTES

Bus transportation not profitable

Regular domestic bus transportation is carried out by 54 state run and two private companies in Slovakia, which employ 15,000 people. Both companies have in common high losses and out-of-date buses. Sales of public transportation were 2.037 billion Sk in the first half of this year, but costs were 568 million Sk higher.

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