June 2006
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jun2006, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p8
Country Report
Country Report
Reports on the political, economic and business risks facing Slovakia. Reasons behind the likely loss of Prime Minister Mikulas Dzurinda in the June 17 election; Completion of the privatization of the power utility Slovenkse Elektrarne; Tax reductions measures that would be likely implemented following the election.


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