Iran president Rouhani targets stagflation in first budget (9)

Reuters 2013.12.08 14:39
By Isabel Coles and Marcus George DUBAI DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said bringing down inflation and boosting growth were his government's economic priorities as he presented his first budget to parliament on Sunday. Gross domestic product had contracted by 6 percent over the past year, Rouhani said, while inflation was running at 44 percent when he took office in August.
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