Malawi’s Economy Is Expected To Grow 5.1 Percent In 2018

LILONGWE (Reuters) – Malawi’s economy is expected to grow 5.1 percent in 2018, supported by more infrastructure investment and social spending, Finance Minister Goodall Gondwe said in a budget speech on Friday.

The growth forecast compares to 5.5 percent in 2017.

(Reporting by Mabvuto Banda; Editing by Ed Cropley)