Bahrain: Public Debt Interests Amounted to BD 640 Million
2019-05-13 - 8:03 p
Bahrain Mirror: Minister of Finance and National Economy Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa said that interests of public debt in 2019 budget reached BD 640 million.
The minister explained in an intervention during the Shura Council session that "public debt interests are the largest budget expenditure".
He also said that work is still ongoing to reduce this number through initiatives proposed by the finance ministry and central bank.