Slovakia and the European Union have come to an agreement on tax relief provided to Volkswagen Slovakia that brings it into line with EU rules and brings the country closer to finalising an agreement on the business competition docket of pre-entry talks.
A deal on the aid provided to US Steel Košice remains to be found before the docket can be closed.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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12. Jul 2002 at 9:09