Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

FOCUS SHORT

Eximbanka boosts export support

THE STATE-RUN Export-Import Bank of the Slovak Republic (Eximbanka) estimates it will support exports totalling €2.725 billion via its activities in 2014. Compared with 2013 this means an increase by €135 million or 5.2 percent. The Slovak parliament approved the bank’s budget on December 4, the SITA newswire reported.

THE STATE-RUN Export-Import Bank of the Slovak Republic (Eximbanka) estimates it will support exports totalling €2.725 billion via its activities in 2014. Compared with 2013 this means an increase by €135 million or 5.2 percent. The Slovak parliament approved the bank’s budget on December 4, the SITA newswire reported.

Eximbanka plans to support exports of Slovak businesses via loan and guarantee activities in a total volume of €1.610 billion, 9.5 percent more than the projection for 2013. The bank wants to supports exports via insurance activities in the volume of €1.115 billion, a decrease by 0.4 percent compared with the 2013 plan.

The rise in revenues from business activities in 2014 should result in an increase in the operational profit of the bank compared with 2013. The bank expects to reach a profit after tax of €1.309 million in 2014, which will be €773,000 (144.2 percent) up compared to the profit expected for 2013.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Top stories

We want a decent Slovakia, people chanted in squares

On the eve of the Velvet Revolution anniversary, people protested in the thousands, calling for a decent Slovakia.

Bratislava protest November 16, 2018

What we didn't know about our freedom

In 1989, we thought that once the job was done, we would only go out to the squares for Sunday walks.

November 1989 in Bratislava

Bratislava gets a taste of international poetry Video

The international poetry festival Ars Poetica will host poetry readings and other performances at various sites in the city.

Camilla Nelson

Spectacular Slovakia #11: What does a city boy from Brooklyn like about Slovakia? Audio

Dave Rubin came to Slovakia ten years ago and has lived in Bratislava ever since.

Pajštún