TITLE

RISK SUMMARY: SLOVAKIA

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jun2008, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an outlook on the political risk, economic risk and business environment in Slovakia for 2008. A media bill has been signed into law by Slovakia's president despite opposition from human rights group. The May 2008 Convergence Report by the European Central Bank is viewed to have a significant impact on Slovakia's membership application to the European Union. Foreign investment in the country's eastern region, on the other hand, is projected to grow driven by several factors.
ACCESSION #
32103120

 

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