January 2010
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jan2010, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p9
Country Report
The article presents risk assessments in various sectors in Slovakia. The social democracy Smer remains the most dominant political force in the country and is expected to dominate in the 2010 parliamentary election. A data released by the National Bank of Slovakia shows that the total banking sector asset growth contracted by 7.9% year-on-year in September 2009. The country's Prime Minister Robert Fico signed a long-term gas contract with Russian counterpart.


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