14. 5. 2018

Embraco Slovakia acquired Japanese Nidec Corporation

Embraco Slovakia, the leading manufacturer of hermetic compressors in the world, based in Spišská Nová Ves, has a new owner. It is The Nidec Corporation, a leading global engine manufacturer...
24. 4. 2018

Haniska Strategic Park in Eastern Slovakia

The planned Haniska Strategic Park in Eastern Slovakia has been given significant investment status. This is the result of the proposal of the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic, which on...
23. 4. 2018

Republic of Korea as one of the leading foreign investors

The Republic of Korea is one of the most important foreign investors in the Slovak Republic. Altogether about 100 South Korean companies have invested in production in Slovakia, especially in the...

In the east of Slovakia a new gas storage

In Eastern Slovakia, a new gas tank will grow. Partial state-controlled company Nafta, invests approximately € 178 million in its construction. Nafta plans to build a reservoir with a capacity of 340 million cubic meters in Keľké Kapušany, in the locality of fired natural gas deposit, Ptruška. 


Construction of a new gas storage will begin in three years and it will last for five years. It will run in 2023. The new project strengthens the security of gas supplies and integrates the Slovak, Polish, Hungarian and Ukrainian markets. The storage capacity should come close to one of the gas gates to the EU - the Velké Kapušany compressor station. In this locality there are three existing and two planned gas pipeline routes and there is no storage capacity up to now.