Fast Facts: What was the world like in the 1991?
- The Internet is made available for unrestricted commercial use and the number of computers on the Internet reaches 1 million
- The Soviet Union breaks up meaning independence for Uzbekistan, Tajikstan, Kyrgyzstan, Axerbaijan, Ukraine, Moldova, Lithuania, Latvia, Belarus, and Estonia
- A cyclone in Bangladesh kills 200,000
- Canada introduces the Canadian Goods and Services Tax (GST) which is a national sales tax
What was NIBA like?
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