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Slovnaft invests in new technologies. The Slovnaft refinery and petrochemical company, a subsidiary of MOL, announces plans to invest €300 million in plastics production technologies to bolster its competitiveness and improve pollution control by adding a new production line that can make nearly 30 kinds of polyethylene. The project will start in 2012 and be completed in 2015.

Slovnaft invests in new technologies. The Slovnaft refinery and petrochemical company, a subsidiary of MOL, announces plans to invest €300 million in plastics production technologies to bolster its competitiveness and improve pollution control by adding a new production line that can make nearly 30 kinds of polyethylene. The project will start in 2012 and be completed in 2015.


Top stories

A Slovak prisoner tattooed in Auschwitz, remained silent until he grew very old

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A tattoo, illustrative stock photo

Kiska: Only president can bestow awards

President Andrej Kiska turned to Constitutional Court over the law on state awards recently passed by the government.

President Andrej Kiska granting awards, January 1, 2018

Global warming is a myth, claims a hoax

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The snowfall in Sahara can be seen in this satellite picture.

Blog: Are flying cars coming to the skies?

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