State of Economic Emergency declared by political parties
Public debt is under control
Plan for $7.3 billion in treasury bonds at one percent
External bank transfers and forex pricing resume
Public debt up with higher deficits
McKinsey study made public GDP targeted at $80 billion
T-bills highly oversubscribed
Newly issued public debt yields to market conditions
High oil prices to boost GDP but widen deficits
Parliament hastily votes for 2018 budget
Fiscal deficit drops 24 percent
Budget sent to Parliament with a $4.8 billion deficit
Net public debt rises six percent to $70 billion
New flat fee imposed on businesses, the self-employed
Public entities to cut spending by 20 percent