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Mexican budget is realistic: minister

Tuesday, September 10, 2019


Mexico’s government has unveiled what it called a “realistic but conservative” 2020 budget that targets a 2 per cent rise in economic growth and a wave of social spending, but analysts warned that some of its key assumptions were too optimistic.

However, Arturo Herrera, finance minister, insisted in his presentation to Congress that the budget was “very, very responsible”, the Financial Times reports.