April 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p8
Country Report
The article provides a summary of economic, political and business environment risks for Slovakia in 2008. The parliament has passed a controversial media bill proposed by Prime Minister Robert Fico's SMER-led government. A tender under a public private partnership was launched by the Slovak government for the building and operation of a major new highway. EU finance ministers have echoed statement made by Slovak Finance Minister Jan Pociatek that the country would likely to adopt the euro in 2009.


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