October 9, 2012 / 8:11 AM / 5 years ago

Turkey sees budget deficit at 1.8 pct by 2015 -Babacan

ANKARA, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Turkey's budget deficit is expected to fall to 1.8 percent of GDP by 2015 from 2.3 percent this year, Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan said on Tuesday, unveiling the government's medium-term economic programme.

Babacan also said he expected the primary surplus to increase to 1.1 percent of GDP by 2015 from 0.8 percent in 2013.

Writing by Seda Sezer; Editing by Nick Tattersall

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