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Weiser: Slovakia best investment destination

SLOVAKIA is the best country for investors according to US ambassador in Bratislava Ronald Weiser.

Weiser made the comments at a June 12 investment conference in Slovakia's capital organised by the US embassy.

According to the Pravda daily, US investors are attracted to investing in this central European state into spheres such as wood and car making, as well as oil processing and oil recycling.

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