Zambia's external debt rises to $9.4 billion - finance ministry

LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia's external debt rose to $9.37 billion at the end of June from $8.7 billion in December last year, the ministry of finance said on Thursday.

"This represents 34.2 percent of GDP against a threshold of 40 percent," the ministry of finance said in a statement.

(Reporting by Chris Mfula; Writing by Joe Brock)

2018-08-30 12:52:56

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