February 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Feb2008, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p8
Country Report
The article offers information on the political, and economic risks, and business environment of Slovakia. Regardless of the expected breakup of the ruling coalition due to the firing of the agricultural minister by Prime Minister Robert Fico, the planned euro-adoption in 2009 remains to be the country's priority. According to the article, the expansion of the Schengen zone will benefit Slovakia economically. Slovakia is committed to improving the competition among oil and gas companies by imposing fines for their illegal activities.


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