Series: IMF Staff Country Reports
Author(s): International Monetary Fund
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 15 May 2001
Keywords: commercial banks, foreign currency, domestic banks, balance of payments, interest payments
After weakening in 1999, GDP growth has increased strongly in 2000, led by exports. The savings-investment gap has increased from 1¾ percent of GDP in 1998 to 31/4 percent of GDP in 1999, widening further to 7 perc...