Oman’s 2013 debt up 9.3%

July 1, 2014 3:18 am

According to the Omani central bank’s annual report, the Gulf country’s total debt grew 9.3% to OR1.48bn in 2013, compared with the previous year, Times of Oman has reported. Principal repayments increased by 42.1% to OR164.5m, while interest payment grew by 18.3% to OR53.6m in 2013, the report said.