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SARIO brought in €310m in 2002

THE SLOVAK investment agency SARIO reported on May 23 that it helped get 25 investment projects worth €310 million off the ground last year.

SARIO was involved in securing one-third of investment projects carried out in Slovakia in 2002, which helped create 5,356 new jobs with a planned increase to 7,896, according to SARIO's Stanislav Rusinko.

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Drop in car production lower than expected

Carmakers manufactured 11 percent less cars than in 2019.

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News digest: Slovakia tests en mass and launches vaccination of seniors

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The vaccination in nursing homes started.

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