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Four more cities to be linked to cable net

Cable TV and radio is expanding from Bratislava and Dunajská Streda and will reach four more Slovak cities -Banská Bystrica, Žilina, Dolný Kubín and Trenčín in the next two years. Required investment for this project will be 600 million Sk, and it will create 400 new jobs for supplier companies in each of the four cities. It will also create 40 new full-time jobs at the Slovak Cable Television company.

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