ANKARA Oct 4 Turkey's budget deficit-to-GDP
ratio is expected to be 1.6 percent this year, rising to 1.9
percent in 2017, according to the government's medium-term
economic programme on Tuesday.
The figure is expected to be 1.6 percent in 2018 and 1.3
percent in 2019, the programme also showed.
The government will continue with investments to boost
economic growth and does not see any problems in funding these
investments, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said while outlining
(Reporting by Gulsen Solaker, Humeyra Pamuk and Asli Kandemir;
Writing by Ayla Jean Yackley)