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PM: Get ready for euro in January 2009

PRIME Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda thinks that Slovakia will be able to launch the euro as of January 1, 2009, the TASR news agency wrote.

The aim is realistic, Slovak Business Alliance President Ivan Štefanec said.

In EU countries, the euro has brought more stability to the business sphere on both the micro and macro levels, Štefanec said.

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