Growth Can Reach 5 Percent in Q1 2017: Darmin

Suci Sedya Utami    •    10 Maret 2017 18:23 WIB
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Growth Can Reach 5 Percent in Q1 2017: Darmin
Coordinating Minister of Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution (Photo:AFP/Adek Berry)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The government believes that the national economic growth can reach around five percent this quarter.

"It will be better than last year," Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution said in Jakarta on Monday.

"It will be around five percent," Darmin continued.

The Indonesian economy grew 5.02 percent in 2016. It only grew 4.92 percent in the first quarter of 2016.

"We will monitor the government budget," he stated.


(WAH)