Airport privatization draws scores of interested buyers

FORTY-NINE companies are interested in the privatization of Slovakia’s two biggest airports in Bratislava and Košice, the Pravda daily wrote.

The state is offering 66-percent stakes in the airports. The Transport Ministry did not publish the names of the companies that have indicated interest.

Preliminary offers to purchase the shares will be accepted through September 5. Winning tenders should be selected by the end of this year.

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

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