BUSINESS BRIEFS

More firms considering Slovak investment

SLOVAKIA may soon win some new investments creating thousands of new jobs. Five foreign firms are seriously considering ploughing €500 million into the Zahorie region northwest of Bratislava.

The head of the Bratislava regional government, Milan Vaskor, confirmed the information and specified that new businesses could start in the field of glass processing, the automotive industry and also entertainment.

The proposed investments include an entertainment park project that might attract foreign investments of €200 million, the daily SME reported.

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News digest: Security Council will meet to discuss nationwide testing

Overview of news from Monday, October 19, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič announcing some details about nationwide testing on October 18.

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Nationwide testing is less utopian than the blackout but it is driven by the same ambition.

PM Igor Matovič shows the antigen testing kit that should be used in the nationwide testing project in Slovakia.

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The senior coalition party was defeated by ex-PM Pellegrini’s movement, the Focus poll shows.

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UPDATED: Nationwide testing will be secured by the army

Foreigners living in Slovakia will be able to get tested too.

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