ECONOMY

Sentiment in ICT sector falls in Q1

Business sentiment in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector fell in the first quarter of the year to 68.6 points, from 73.1 points in the last three months of 2010, said the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE).

The services, retail trade and industrial productions components of the index remain at very low levels, IOBE said on Thursday.