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Rastislav Machunka to replace Tomáš Malatinský as AZZZ president

The Federation of Employers' Unions (AZZZ) decided at an extraordinary session on Thursday, April 12, that its former head Tomáš Malatinský, who recently resigned to become economy minister, will be replaced by AZZZ vice-president Rastislav Machunka, the TASR newswire reported.

The Federation of Employers' Unions (AZZZ) decided at an extraordinary session on Thursday, April 12, that its former head Tomáš Malatinský, who recently resigned to become economy minister, will be replaced by AZZZ vice-president Rastislav Machunka, the TASR newswire reported.

Malatinský was appointed economy minister by President Ivan Gašparovič on April 4, 2012. One of his first tasks will be a visit to the Mochovce nuclear power plant, where construction work on the new third and fourth reactor blocks is running behind schedule.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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