Portugal budget deficit narrows by end of first half, on target

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Budget Deficit  GDP

LISBON (Reuters) – Portugal’s budget deficit narrowed to 1.4 percent of gross domestic product in the 12 months ended in June from 1.6 percent at the end of the first quarter, largely in line with the deficit target for this year, official data showed on Friday.