Angola’s public debt totals US$29.9 billion on 31 March, 2011

26 May 2011

Luanda, Angola, 26 May – Angola’s foreign and domestic public debt totalled US$29.9 billion on 31 March, 2011, said the country’s Finance Minister, Carlos Alberto Lopes, cited by state radio station, Rádio Nacional de Angola.

“In order to provide clarification and so that we all can have the official information available, I should note that total debt, both domestic and foreign, on 31 March 2011 was US$29.9 billion,” the minister said

Also according to the radio station, the minister noted that of that amount US$13.6 billion related to domestic debt and US$16.3 billion was foreign debt. (macauhub)