The deficit in the current account of the balance of payments rose by Sk55.7 billion last year from 2000 to Sk88.1 billion, or 9.1 per cent of GDP, according to preliminary figures from the central bank.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.
26. Feb 2002 at 8:44