Wires

Turkey sees 2012 GDP growth 3.2 pct-Babacan

ANKARA, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Turkey's economy is expected togrow 3.2 percent this year, below a previous forecast of 4percent, before growing 4 percent next year, Deputy PrimeMinister Ali Babacan said on Tuesday.

Announcing the government's medium-term programme for2012-2015, Babacan said the government maintained its growthforecast of 5 percent for 2014 and 2015.

(Reporting by Ozge Ozbilgin, Writing by Seda Sezer, Editing byNick Tattersall)

((seda.sezer@thomsonreuters.com)(+90 212 350 7051)(ReutersMessaging: seda.sezer@thomsonreuters.com))

Keywords: TURKEY ECONOMY/GROWTH

Related Tags