20 November 2012

Tunisia: State Budget 2013 At 26.792 Billion Dinars, Up 4.9 Percent Compared to 2012

Tunis — The state budget for 2013 was set at 26 billion 792 million dinars, up 4.9% compared to the 2012 budget, said Acting Finance Minister Slim Besbes.

Presenting Tuesday the draft budget of 2013 at the Prime Ministry's regular press meeting, the Minister said the deficit for 2013 will be limited to 5.9% and the debt rate will reach 46.8%.

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