The coalition ANO party has proposed that a southern highway connecting Bratislava and Košice be built instead of a planned northern connection.
The road would be constructed by private firms, which would later get a return on their investment from road tolls.
The Transport Ministry did not comment on the plan.
Compiled by Martina Pisárová from press reports.
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18. Feb 2003 at 10:58