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Highway construction falls behind

CABINET is behind schedule on the construction of Slovakia's highway, with only a 6.4 kilometre-long strip likely to be completed before September elections. Several highway projects have been postponed until next year while the biggest project, Branisko tunnel, will be completed next year at the earliest.

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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 new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak