Thursday, October 23, 2014   

(2014-15 Budget) 3.5pc growth expected for 2015-18
(02-26 12:50)

An annual average of 3.5-percent growth in real terms in expected between 2015 and 2018, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah said, who forecast the average underlying inflation rate at 3.5 percent.
Tsang said the government will reach an annual surplus in the operating account in the four years starting 2015-16, with fiscal reserves at HK$799.2 billion by the end of March 2019.
   
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