World Bank: Tourism to pick up, economic growth of 4.3 percent expected

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World Bank estimates the tourism industry of Maldives will pick up, fueling economic growth of an average 3.4 percent over the next three years. Economic Prospectus Report released by world Bank shows Maldivian economy grew by 3.5 percent in 2016 due to growth of construction industry and increase in government expenditure on public infrastructure development. WB noted that Maldivian [...]
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