Portugal’s public debt rises to 223.27 billion euros in first half

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Portugal’s public debt rose to 134 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) at the end of the first half of the year or 223.27 billion, according to the Bank of Portugal’s Statistical Bulletin, published Thursday in Lisbon.
At the end of May, the month before the publication of the Statistical Bulletin, Portuguese public debt was 132.4 percent of GDP or 220.684 billion euros.