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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.


Top stories

Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

Budget talks to decide on concrete policies. Danko wants airplanes, Fico wants better pay for nights and weekends.

Danko, Fico, Bugar.

Cloud computing becomes a standard

External servers are now much more secure than local business ones, according to experts.

Slovak firms have their eyes on the cloud.

Slovaks drink less and less

Behind the decline in alcohol consumption is, for example, the abandoning of the habit of drinking at work – typical especially during communism, according to an expert.

Kiska: Even Europe has its aggressive neighbour

President Andrej Kiska addressed UN commenting poverty, instability and climate change.

President Andrej Kiska