August 2009
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Aug2009, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p8
Country Report
The article presents the political, economic and business environment risks in Slovakia. The parliament favors the deployment of 16 additional troops to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)-led mission in Afghanistan to boost integration with euro-Atlantic institutions. Unemployment rate has increased to 11.4% in May 2009. Prime Minister Robert Fico said that another disruption of Russian gas supplies would have negative impact on Slovak industry or households.


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