Slovaks last year enjoyed a 6 per cent increase of their real income year-on-year, and spent rather than saved the more than Sk30 billion (711 million euro).
Economists predict a slow-down in the growth of living standards in 2003.
Compiled by Martina Pisárová from press reports.
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12. Feb 2003 at 11:25