Castilla Says Peru First-Half Growth Beat 6%, Comercio Reports

Peruvian Finance Minister Miguel Castilla estimated the country’s gross domestic product expanded more than 6 percent in the first half of the year, El Comercio reported today.

Castilla stressed the need to speed up public investment as the global economy slows, the Lima-based newspaper said.

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