ECONOMIC BRIEFS

Leasing contracts increasing rapidly

According to the Association of Leasing Companies (ALS), the volume of leasing contracts in Slovakia increased from 3.5 billion Sk in 1994 to 16.7 billion Sk in 1996. Of the total investments into fixed assets, 6.5 percent in 1994 and 14.1 percent in 1996 were covered by leasing, the latter figure placing Slovakia on par with the European average.

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The disassembly of the damaged block of flats in Prešov has begun

Several security measures have been adopted until the work is finished.

A special machine has started with removing the top floors of a building in Prešov damaged by the December 6 gas explosion.

Intellectual property remains of little interest in Slovakia

The production of innovation outputs still does not reach the level of most European countries.

GA Drilling already has 23 patents worldwide.

Slovak skier Vlhová dominates parallel slalom in St Moritz

It is her first victory in this World Cup season.

Slovakia's Petra Vlhová celebrates with teammates at the end of an alpine ski, women's parallel slalom World Cup in St Moritz, Switzerland.

Corruption starts with an individual

A survey found 80 percent of Slovaks believe corruption is now a more serious problem than before.

Let’s Stop Corruption Community of about 50 members has created local branches in regions to fight and talk about corruption with locals