BRATISLAVA, March 20 Here are news stories,
press reports and events to watch which may affect Slovak
financial markets on Wednesday.
The parliament will reconvene to continue its March session,
no major economic items on agenda on Wednesday, 0800 GMT.
The government will hold its regular weekly meeting, 0900
The labour office will publish February jobless rate data,
1100 GMT. Analysts expected unemployment to rise to new 8-year
high of 14.9 percent from 14.8 percent in January.
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BMW CONSIDERS NEW PLANT IN EASTERN EUROPE
German carmaker BMW considers to build a new
assembly plant in eastern Europe and Slovakia could be one of
possible sites, BMW's board member Ian Robertson said. Slovak
media said the investment could reach up to 1 billion euros and
create 1,000 new jobs. BMW did not comment on details.
Hospodarske Noviny, page 1
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