Some 565,000 Slovaks were out of work in the first month of 2002, setting a new jobless rate record of 20.89 per cent. Labour analysts do not expect any major improvement in the data this year.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.
6. Feb 2002 at 9:58