In Botswana Central bank leaves lending rate unchanged at 6.0 percent

In a statement, the Bank of Botswana said modest domestic demand and subdued foreign price developments had contributed to the positive inflation outlook in the medium term.

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A worker is seen at a construction site in Gaborone, Botswana, November 23, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko play A worker is seen at a construction site in Gaborone, Botswana, November 23, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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Botswana's central bank kept its benchmark lending rate unchanged at 6 percent on Tuesday, saying the outlook for price stability was positive, and inflation was expected to remain within target.

In a statement, the Bank of Botswana said modest domestic demand and subdued foreign price developments had contributed to the positive inflation outlook in the medium term.

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