TITLE

Panama: Debt Recovers From Wobbly Start To 2005

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Emerging Markets Monitor;1/17/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 38, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the level of sovereign debt of Panama in 2005. Statement issued by Panamanian President Martin Torrijos regarding his plans to institute fiscal reforms in the country; Rates of global bond issued by the country from January 1 to 10, 2005; Proposed economic measures to be taken by the government to decrease its fiscal deficit in 2005.
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16607594

 

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