December: The top business stories of 2011

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.


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