Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:28

The budget 2019 for US $ 6,713 million, and issuance of securities for US $ 1,297 million was approved

Written by Dinero

The deputies of the Legislative Assembly approved with 83 votes in favor, the General Budget of the Nation for the year 2019, for an amount of US $6,713 million.

The 2019 Budget includes: Public investment, social programs, and subsidy, labor claims, attention to victims, and veterans of the armed conflict, and payment of public Debt.

During the ordinary session, it was also approved, with 63 votes, the 109 opinion for the issuance of Securities for an amount of US $1,297 million, including US $800 million to pay debt that expires in December 2019, and the rest to comply with the complementary financing for the 2019 Budget.