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Slovenia records general government deficit of 6.6% of GDP for Q1 (adds)

fresh data on state budget in final 2 para

Ljubljana, 30 June (STA) - Faced with the coronavirus crisis, Slovenia recorded a general government deficit of EUR 739 million or 6.6% of GDP in the first quarter of this year. The figure exceeds last year's quarter one deficit by EUR 647 million, show data released by the Statistics Office on Tuesday.