BUSINESS BRIEFS

Sk1 billion in small business support

SLOVAKIA's small and medium-sized businesses will get Sk1.01 billion (€27.02 million) through five grant schemes devoted to the development of tourism, the news wire SITA reported.

"Sk710 million (€17.44 million) from PHARE funds, the state coffers, and other sources will cover these projects," said Juraj Majtán, director general of the National Agency for Small and Medium-sized Business Development.

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