UPDATE 1-Kia Motors mulls new engine plant in Slovakia

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(Adds details, background) PRAGUE, Nov 26 (Prague) - South Korean car maker Kia Motors is considering investing 100 million to 200 million dollars on a new engine plant in Slovakia, doubling its capacity in the country, a spokesman for its Slovak unit said on Wednesday. The project would boost Kia's capacity to 600,000 engines a year by 2012, with production starting in 2010-11 if construction gets the green light. "There are several options in play but the investment should be from ...

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