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Sri Lanka's debt sums to 80% of GDP - Moody's

Moody’s Investors Service has found that Sri Lanka’s debt sums to 80% of its national GDP, a ratio larger than instability ridden countries including Pakistan, Pakistan, Rwanda, Kenya and Ethiopia.

The investors service said that a sustainable rebound in real GDP growth will be essential to support future gains in Sri Lanka, reports lankabuisnessonline.com.

Sri Lanka aims to reduce its government deficit from 80% to 3.5% of its GDP by 2020.  

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