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Israeli hydro plant for Prešov

AN ISRAELI investor has signed a contract to build a hydroelectric dam in the Prešov region. The investment is valued at €28 million, Slovakia's Foreign Affairs Ministry said.

According to the weekly magazine Globus, Slovakia has given the investor an 88-year operational lease and undertaken to buy half of the produced energy.

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News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič says lockdown is still in play.

A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

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The cabinet approves plan for permanent kurzarbeit

The new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak