Tunisia: growth will rise to 3.5% in 2019 (minister)

Tunisia expects economic growth of 3.5% next year, against 2.9% expected in 2018, driven by the recovery of the tourism sector and the development of agriculture, according to Minister in charge of Reforms, Taoufik Rajhi.

He added in a statement to Reuters on Wednesday that the government plans to reduce the budget deficit to 3.9 percent in 2019 from the 4.9% forecast for 2018.

African manager Contribution Time: 30-Aug-2018 10:00 (GMT)
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