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Financial and Banking News

Public Finance

Balance Of Trade Deficit Widens In Bahrain

The balance of trade deficit in Bahrain almost doubled to BD106.2mn($281.7mn) in 1994 from BD55.6mn ($165.0mn) in 1993, according to the BahrainMonetary Agency (BMA) Quar- terly Statistical Bulletin dated December 1994,which has just been published. The value of total exports in 1994 fell toBD1,298.8mn from BD1,395mn in 1993, as did the value of total imports toBD1,405.0mn from...