Public Debt Fixed at BD 11.45 Billion: CBB

2019-04-02 - 7:15 p

Bahrain Mirror: Public debt fixed at BD 11.45 billion in January 2019, backed by the effects of the fiscal balance program funded by Gulf countries, the Central Bank of Bahrain said on Monday.

According to data published by the Central Bank of Bahrain on Monday, the public debt accounts for 86% of the gross domestic product.

The Central Bank of Bahrain issued on behalf of the Government of Bahrain public debt instruments amounting to 11.457 billion dinars in January 2019, compared with about 10.687 billion dinars for the same period in 2018, an increase of 7.2%, according to the latest statistics issued by the bank. 

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