IMF wants Slovenia to speed up telco privatisation

Friday 20 February 2015 | 09:48 CET | News
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) urged Slovenia to speed up the sale of companies that were due for privatisation in 2013, and to eventually sell all non-strategic state assets, reports Reuters. Slovenia decided in 2013 to sell 15 state-owned companies, but just three have been sold so far. The Slovenian government hopes to sell the largest firm on the privatisation list, Telekom Slovenije, in the coming weeks. According to the IMF, "a few early and successful sales, such as of the telecom company...can send a strong signal to the markets about Slovenia's commitment to privatisation and

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