Implementation of 2014 state budget 87 percent: Bappenas

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - The National Development Planning (PPN) Ministry/National Development Planning Board (Bappenas) said implementation of 2014 state budget was only 87 percent with spending totaling Rp949.9 trillion of the target of Rp1,885 trillion.

"The implementation was not bad compared to between 74 percent to 91 percent in previous years," PPN Minister and Head of Bappenas Sofyan Djalil said.

PPN was given the A rating by the Ministry of State Apparatuses Efficiency and Reform in accountability evaluation in 2014.

Sofyan said in a working meeting with the Commission XI of the House of Representatives (DPR) on accountability report here on Monday.

On the same occasion Finance Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro state tax revenue reached 92.13 percent of the target of Rp1,248.92 trillion.(*)