The National Debt Of France. France’s national debt is measured as all government debt. This includes any debts accrued by regional and departmental governments. However, those lower levels of government are not allowed access to debt markets directly.Is Haiti still paying France?
Haiti was paying France back until 1947 . The government of Haiti issued an official demand to France in 2004 to pay back the money. Haitian President Michel Martelly insisted the debt should be payed, stressing that it was a "grave injustice" that prevented Haiti from developing as fast as others.How much did Haiti pay France?
In exchange for French recognition of Haiti as a sovereign republic, France demanded payment of 150 million francs. In addition to the payment, France required that Haiti discount its exported goods to them by 50%.