Reader feedback: Learn your lesson

Re: Villages near future site of Kia will not get state support, Flash news briefs, Aug 23 - 28, Vol 10, No 32

I hope that this debacle [the argument over land for a Kia car plant] does not frighten away other large potential investors. If there is a next time, it may be a good idea to have the necessary land already secured, or at least to have all the landowners legally committed to selling their holdings if Slovakia's bid is successful.


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