Colombian economy grew 2.5 pct in Q1 vs year ago, 0.2 pct from Q4

viernes 3 de junio de 2016 12:09 GYT

BOGOTA, June 3 (Reuters) - Colombia's economy grew 2.5 percent in the first quarter compared with the same period a year earlier, pushed by manufacturing and construction, the government's statistics agency said on Friday.

Gross domestic product expanded 0.2 percent from the fourth quarter. (Reporting by Helen Murphy)