Slovakia - Factors To Watch on March 15
BRATISLAVA, March 15
BRATISLAVA, March 15 (Reuters) - Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Slovak financial markets on Friday.
FEBRUARY EU-NORM INFLATION
The statistics office will publish February EU-norm inflation data, 0800 GMT. Analysts expected consumer prices to rise by 0.2 percent on the month, keeping the annual inflation rate at 2.5 percent.
INDUSTRIAL ORDERS RISE +11.2 PCT M/M IN JAN
New industrial orders in euro zone member Slovakia jumped by 11.2 percent month-on-month on a seasonally adjusted basis in January after a 5.5 decline in December, statistics office data showed on Thursday.
Slovakia holds Swiss roadshow with UBS
Slovakia, rated A2/A/A+, has mandated UBS for a "non-deal related" Swiss roadshow and investor update which took place Thursday 14 March. A new Swiss franc deal may be in the offing, subject to market conditions.
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Slovak unit of French carmaker group PSA Peugeot Citroen said it reached an agreement with union over a wage freeze for the coming two years and no lay-offs. PSA employs over 3,000 people at its Slovak assembly plant.
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