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the total of the nation's debts: debts of local and state and national governments

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The key point here is that rather than focus on the total value of the Kenya's public debt, focus is best placed on what and how the debt has been utilised.
Referring to news reports in a section of media on Friday wherein it is stated that Pakistan had to pay back $6 billion in the next six months, the spokesman clarified that total payments against external public debt during fiscal year 2017-18 were US$ 6 billion out of which US$ 2.
Kenya's public debt has been on an upward trend in recent years, rising to Sh4.
AaAaAeA{AaAaAeA As this transaction is to be funded by the already existing surpluses of the government, without any additional issue of debt, it is forecast to bring the public debt to GDP ratio further down to 98.
The Government of Pakistan has mentioned in its statement that the gross public debt was Rs20,873 billion as at end March 2017 while net public debt was Rs18,893 billion.
According to the Central Bank of Egypt's (CBE) September report, the domestic public debt increased to EGP 3.
Adam Smith held that public debt "enfeebles" states and tended to "ruin" them, and he only reluctantly admitted that in the "exigency [of war] government can have no other recourse but in borrowing" (54).
In the first chapter of the book, the authors provide a very brief overview and some fundamental criticisms of the conventional macroeconomic approach to fiscal policy and public debt.
Gross public debt recorded an increase of Rs1,194 billion during first nine months of current fiscal year.
Balkan countries Montenegro, Albania and Croatia are at risk to have their public debt increased, lists the World Bank in the most recent Global Economic Prospects.
As of April 1st, 2016, the external public debt of the Republic of Azerbaijan constituted 7,448.
Future income from hydrocarbon exploitation with Cyprus' Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) will be invested to reduce public debt and for "safe" investments abroad according to a bill for the establishment of National Investment Fund approved by the Council of Ministers.
The article presents an analysis of the way public debt operates in Romania, in the context of states economies trends, of complex and topical financial environments.
Amman, Aug 11 (Petra) -- Jordan public debt is projected to maintain a downward trend in the next few years as the government continues to press ahead with a robust approach to trim the nation's debt and budget deficit.
The total amount of public debt amounted to $3 billion 464 million as of 31 March 2014, whereas external debt made $3 billion 241 million, and internal debt - $223.