At its meeting today, the government approved a draft state budget from the workshop of the Ministry of Finance for the years 2022 to 2024. For the next one, it expects a deficit of 4.94 percent.
The material will now be sent to the MEPs, who will deal with it at the next regular sitting of parliament. It is scheduled to begin on October 19.
There may still be a change, when it will be cut by 700 million euros, which would reduce the deficit to 4.3 percent. However, this will be the subject of further coalition negotiations on three conditions imposed by the Minister of Finance Igor Matovič.
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