The European Investment Bank (EIB), the bank of the European Union, has provided €30 million to Exportno-importná banka Slovenskej Republiky (EXIMBANKA SR) to support its lending to Slovakia’s export-oriented small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and mid-caps. The EIB operation unlocks a new source of more accessible finance for such companies and accelerates the country’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first part of the 2021-2022 EIB Climate Survey explores people’s views on climate change in a rapidly changing world. The results from this release focus on citizens’ perceptions of climate change and the actions they expect their country to take to combat it.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) will provide €30 million to the Prešov regional administration in Slovakia to improve transport and social infrastructure in the area. Thanks to this loan, the Prešov Region intends to upgrade and renovate several types of infrastructure, such as roads, bridges, schools and cultural centres. A library in the regional capital city of Prešov, a specialised nursing home for the elderly in the town of Bijacovce, and an educational and community centre in the town of Vranov nad Topl`ou are some examples of the projects expected to be financed with EIB loan.