BELGRADE – Serbia’s public debt was at 24.18 bln euros at the end of June, the Ministry of Finance announced Tuesday.

The public debt accounted for 71.9 pct of the country’s GDP, it said in the July issue of the Current Macroeconomic Trends bulletin.

The June 2016 public debt was 628 mln euros lower compared to the end of 2015, when it stood at 24.80 bln euros, accounting for a record 76 pct of GDP, it also said.