June 12, 2019 / 4:17 PM / 3 days ago

IMF disburses $247 mln loan tranche to Tunisia -Tunisian minister

TUNIS, June 12 (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday approved the payment of a $247 million loan tranche to Tunisia, the sixth under its loan programme with the North African country, Minister of Reforms Taoufik Rajhi told Reuters.

Tunisia struck a deal with the IMF in December 2016 for a loan program worth around $2.8 billion to overhaul its ailing economy. It included steps to cut chronic deficits and trim bloated public services. (Reporting By Tarek Amara; Editing by Toby Chopra)

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