Bahrain economic growth slows to 4.3 pct y/y in Q3
Bahrain's central bank expects full-year growth to come at between 3-4 percent.
November 25, 2010 12:21 by Reuters
Bahrain’s economic growth slowed to 4.3 percent on an annual basis during the third quarter, from 4.6 percent in the previous three months, the Gulf Arab country’s data showed on Thursday.
The non-OPEC oil producer’s real gross domestic product grew by 0.8 percent quarter-on-quarter, the data from Central Informatics Organisation showed, down from 1.1 percent expansion in the second quarter.
Bahrain’s central bank expects full-year growth to come at between 3-4 percent.
(Reporting by Frederik Richter; Editing by Martin Dokoupil)