Industry, page 2

Development and investment in Slovak industry

Logistics real estate developer building a new facility next to JLR in Nitra

Several companies have already shown interest in renting the space.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Oct 2017, at 14:04

The official launch of construction of two halls in Nitra

Manufacturer of high-tech products asks for investment stimuli of €20.3 million

Spinea promises to more than double the number of its employeesCompiled by Spectator staff, 22. Aug 2017, at 0:07

The Spinea company in Prešov

450 new jobs to be created in Čadca

A supplier to the automotive industry plans to produce plastic components for cars.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Aug 2017, at 14:02

Brose will employ 500 people

They will find jobs in a new production hall that will, among other things, focus on the production of prototypes and pre-production.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Aug 2017, at 13:31

EC okays Slovakia’s investment aid for Mondi SCP

Mondi SCP wants to invest some €310 million while it asks for investment aid worth €49 million.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Jul 2017, at 23:59

Paper mill Mondi SCP in Ružomberok

Another private investor sees potential for flying car

The AeroMobil flying car will be presented at prestigious 52nd International Paris Air Show 2017.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Jun 2017, at 1:27


After talks on salary hikes fail at Volkswagen, trade union is still considering industrial action

Trade union requires a 16-percent hike in salaries; the carmaker is offering 4.3 percent.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Jun 2017, at 0:53

Adient technology centre announces major growth phase

It is looking for product designers, engineers and test technicians.Compiled by Spectator staff, 29. May 2017, at 22:30

Designing new components in Adient in Trenčín.

Lozorno boasts most developed plant for assembling car wheels in Europe

The PTG company has developed tailor-made robots for this assembly plant near Bratislava.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. May 2017, at 23:53

PTG assembly line in Lozorno.

PM Fico: Investors should clearly declare whether they have encountered corruption or not

Representatives of the biggest investors in Slovakia met with Fico to discuss the local business environment.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. May 2017, at 23:40

PM Robert Fico meeting with representatives of big investors in Slovakia.

Amazon chose Slovakia for its top returns centre

The online retainer lures its future workers by wages and benefits.Jana Liptáková, 18. May 2017, at 18:33


German and Austrian firms belong to biggest taxpayers in Slovakia

The biggest German and Austrian firms paid 26 percent of income and corporate taxes in Slovakia in 2015.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. May 2017, at 14:17

EcoMin proposes to cut ‘useless bureaucracy’

Businesses welcome proposed measures, but say more needs to be done.Jana Liptáková, 11. May 2017, at 14:05

Economy Minister Peter Žiga

MinebeaMitsumi is building a brand new plant in Košice

The Japanese company plans to employ 1,100 people, of which 100 will work in R&D.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. May 2017, at 22:21

Representatives of the Japanese company MinebeaMitsumi and Slovakia ceremonially launched construction of a new plant.

Humenné-based company faces bankruptcy

The restructuring process is complicated by one of the creditors.Compiled by Spectator staff, 26. Apr 2017, at 14:26

People in Humenné may lose their jobs.

Slovak AeroMobil starts taking pre-orders for its flying car

The company is losing a key figure – inventor Štefan Klein.Jana Liptáková, 25. Apr 2017, at 7:14

Prince Albert II of Monaco (r) and Juraj Vaculík, CEO and co-founder of AeroMobil, unveiled the latest prototype of a flying car in Monaco on April 20.

Businesses complain about quality of business environment

RÚZ has begun to believe that discussing the minimum wage is a waste of time.Compiled by Spectator staff, 21. Apr 2017, at 3:46

RÚZ president Miroslav Kiraľvarga

Matador opens new pressing plant in Nitra

The new plant will also supply products to Land Rover.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Apr 2017, at 21:35


Survey: Foreign investors most upbeat about economy in eight years

Lack of qualified labour increases wage costs.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Mar 2017, at 22:56