However as a percentage of debt
raised it was 1.2%.
Our debt to GDP ratio, or the percentage of debt
relative to our gross domestic product, continues to improve.
'But when you compare to the GDP (Gross Domestic Product)...as the GDP grows the percentage of debt
reduces, that is one solution, the other solution is to sell assets,' he said at 'the Future of Malaysia and Asean' session held in conjunction with the Asean Business Summit in Bangkok, Thailand.
He said the percentage of debt
to GDP of Pakistan was high but still manageable.
Flows into large issuers such as Saudi Arabia and Qatar will be smaller in percentage of debt
outstanding terms (we estimate 25 - 33 per cent).
"Subsidizing commodities also increased by 92 percent during the first quarter," Garhy said, adding that these figures are being periodically reviewed and that the government is working on keeping the percentage of debt
in relation to the GDP within international rates.
After dropping sharply following the financial crisis, the average percentage of debt
in buy-outs above PS10 million was back to previous highs of 50 per cent in 2015, before falling to 36 per cent in 2016.
Exposure to interest rate risk was also reduced as the percentage of debt
re-fixing in one year decreased to 45.5 per cent at the end of December 2016 compared to 52.4 per cent at the end of June 2013.
It is healthy for the Saudi economy to have a percentage of debt
, which means that we have opportunities for development programs on which we spend money.
However, the percentage of debt
to GDP has been falling because economic growth has been outstripping growth in debt - a positive sign.
At a young age, more money should be going into equities, and gradually the percentage of debt
should increase as one grows older." RUPEE COST AVERAGING This is one of the biggest reasons why SIPs can be so effective.
Stop banks from inflating bubbles The Bank of England should limit the percentage of debt
that any bank can hold that is mortgage based and ensure banks hold more capital against mortgage loans.