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Nine bidders want airport advisory role

NINE foreign and domestic advisory firms are competing in a tender to become advisor in the privatization of the state airport companies in Bratislava and Košice.

All nine bidders submitted materials by December 3 documenting how they would fulfil the tender's conditions.

The selection commission is due to evaluate their bids by December 20, the TASR news agency wrote.

Tomáš Šarluška, the Transport Ministry spokesman, said the ministry would only invite seven of them to submit binding bids.

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