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Slovakia takes a loan

The European Union (EU) will provide Slovakia with a $300 million loan for the development of the country's transportation infrastructure, post-privatization supporting small and medium-sized businesses, and financing international cooperation. The funds will be provided by way of the PHARE program.

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News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič says lockdown is still in play.

A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

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The cabinet approves plan for permanent kurzarbeit

The new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak