TITLE

Treading the EU's investment line

AUTHOR(S)
Holt, Ed
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Slovak Spectator;06/11/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 23, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the opposition of the European Union (EU) and domestic companies in Slovakia to the tax incentives offered by the government to attract foreign investments. Tax holidays promised by the Slovak government to US Steel Kosice; Concerns of the EU on the tax incentives offered by the Slovak government; Complaints of domestic companies on the environmental exemptions granted by the Slovak government to foreign investors.
ACCESSION #
4776991

 

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