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Bahrain's annual economic growth slows to 4.3% in Q3

Non-OPEC oil producer's real gross domestic product grew by 0.8% quarter-on-quarter - official data

Bahrain's annual economic growth slows to 4.3% in Q3
Bahrains economic growth slowed to 4.3 percent on an annual basis during the third quarter. (Getty Images)

Bahrain's economic growth slowed

to 4.3 percent on an annual basis during the third quarter, from

4.6 percent in the previous three months, the Gulf Arab

country's data showed on Thursday.

The non-OPEC oil producer's real gross domestic product grew

by 0.8 percent quarter-on-quarter, the data from Central

Informatics Organisation showed, down from 1.1 percent expansion

in the second quarter.

Bahrain's central bank expects full-year growth to come at

between 3-4 percent.

(Reuters)