Current account deficit lower in January

The deficit in the current account of the balance of payments in January was Sk4 billion, about Sk560 million less than in January 2000. Last year's record c/a deficit of 9.8 per cent of GDP sparked warnings of macroeconomic imbalances.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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