South Korean KIA supplier coming to Slovakia

HANIL E-Hwan, one of the biggest South Korean automotive suppliers, will settle in Dubnica nad Váhom, where it should open a new plant supplying carmaker KIA near Žilina, the Pravda daily reported.

The company will supply KIA with interior plastic parts and textiles for vehicles.

Ondrej Žember, the spokesman for SARIO, Slovakia's investment and trade agency, said that the Hanil E-Hwa’s investment has not yet been officially confirmed but the company is expected to settle in Dubnica.

The company will employ some 400 people.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

Another former police president reportedly charged in a corruption case

NAKA charged eight former high-ranking police, SIS and Financial Administration officials.

Milan Lučanský

Haščák of Penta detained and accused

Dozens of police officers raided Digital Park, the headquarters of the financial group.

Jaroslav Haščák

Economy minister Sulík is the most trustworthy politician regarding solutions to the pandemic

More than half of respondents also think that the government underestimated preparation for the second wave.

Richard Sulík introduces his plan.

Car industry needs to jump on the latest trends

Economy minister promises extensive support for hydrogen technologies in Slovakia.

The Hydrogen Technology Research Centre (CVVT) is to be launched at the end of 2020 or beginning of 2021 in Košice to do R&D in this field.