BUSINESS BRIEFS

Firms ask state for investment capital

THE ECONOMY Ministry has received 28 requests for investment stimuli with a total cost of Sk33 billion (€788 million), according to the daily SME. The capital is aimed at creating 10,000 new jobs.

In addition, firms have asked for tax relief to the tune of Sk13 billion (€311 million) for opening new posts and retraining workers.

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