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Election spending props up Indonesia's GDP Q1 growth despite central bank tightening

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Election spending likely helped Indonesia maintain steady economic growth in the first quarter of 2019, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, despite central bank tightening and weak foreign investment.

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ELECTION spending likely helped Indonesia maintain steady economic growth in the first quarter of 2019, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, despite central bank tightening and weak foreign investment.

The median forecast from 14 analysts in the...

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