ANKARA, Dec 18 (Reuters) - The World Bank revised up its forecast for Turkish economic growth this year to 4.3 percent from a previous 3.6 percent on Wednesday, but cut its outlook for 2014 to 3.5 percent from 4.5 percent previously.
World Bank economist Cagdas Unal told a news conference in Ankara that inflation this year was seen at 7.5 percent, and revised up the bank's forecast for 2014 to 6.2 percent from 5.2 percent.
He said Turkey's current account deficit was expected to widen to $61.1 billion this year from an earlier forecast of $57.2 billion.
(Reporting by Ozge Ozbilgin, Writing by Seda Sezer) Keywords: TURKEY WORLDBANK/
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