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Finance ministry loses a deputy

THE FINANCE Ministry lost one of its two state secretaries (deputy ministers) when Branislav Ďurajka left his post on February 1, the TASR newswire reported.

THE FINANCE Ministry lost one of its two state secretaries (deputy ministers) when Branislav Ďurajka left his post on February 1, the TASR newswire reported.

Ďurajka had served as a state secretary at the ministry since September 2010 and told TASR he was leaving the job at his own request.

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