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Hyundai a top priority

ECONOMY Minister Pavol Rusko said that attracting the Korean carmaker Hyundai to Slovakia was the top priority of his department for 2004, the daily SME wrote on December 23.

Hyundai officials are currently deciding between Poland and Slovakia for the location of their new car assembly plant in central Europe. A final decision is expected in the early months of 2004.

Rusko said he also wanted to concentrate on the construction of industrial parks in the eastern, central, and northern parts of the country, with a special focus on up to seven regions.

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Unemployment rate keeps decreasing

Positive development of Slovakia’s economy seen behind the decrease.

European Investment Bank supported Slovakia with €918 million in 2016

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Vazil Hudák

Slovak film won Crystal Bear at Berlinale

The film Little Harbour that won the Generation Kplus section – beating movies from many other countries - is the work of (mostly) Slovak women.

Director of Little Harbour, Iveta Grófová, with the Cristal Bear