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“I will say it openly – we created political pressure on the regulator.”

Andrej Danko (l) and Robert Fico (r)Andrej Danko (l) and Robert Fico (r) (Source: SITA)

PM Robert Fico said, after his government demanded that the independent regulator lowers the energy prices for this year.

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News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič says lockdown is still in play.

A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

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The cabinet approves plan for permanent kurzarbeit

The new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak