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Living in Debt: to whom and how much does Tajikistan owe?

Living in Debt: to whom and how much does Tajikistan owe?

In 2021, the government of Tajikistan decided to increase external debt and ask for loans from the country’s external creditors. This was decided despite the fact that external debt currently reaches $3.1 billion (36.9% of GDP) and is equal to $294 per capita. The government explains that without loans, the implementation of projects for the development of certain sectors of the Tajik economy is impossible