The European Commission reports that Internet connection prices, considered a major barrier to the development of an information-based society, are the second highest in Slovakia among all EU-candidate countries except Lithuania.
Slovakia also lags far behind in the number of public connections to the Internet through libraries or Internet cafes.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.
4. Jun 2002 at 10:41