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Nafta received $10m loan

Nafta Inc., Gbely, and Bank Austria's Slovak branch signed an agreement on a $10 million (335 million Sk) loan in the first week of November. The loan matures in the year 2000, and its interest rate was set at LIBOR plus/minus one percent. The loan will be used to finance reconstruction efforts to upgrade Nafta's underground gas storage facilities.

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Drop in car production lower than expected

Carmakers manufactured 11 percent less cars than in 2019.

Carmakers in Slovakia also produce electric battery and hybrid car models.

News digest: Slovakia tests en mass and launches vaccination of seniors

Health minister admits resignation if alert system not observed. Slovak diplomat has a new lucrative post.

The vaccination in nursing homes started.

A swab instead of a jab. The renamed testing kicked off

The government spent the week deciding about nationwide testing. Lockdown is starting to show in infection numbers, experts say.

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Curfew will be prolonged. Negative test result will be required for work or trips to nature (FAQ)

Here are some of the answers to questions about the ongoing mass testing.

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