Argentina says October economic activity index edged up 0.1 pct
BUENOS AIRES Dec 29 (Reuters) - Argentina's economic activity index edged up 0.1 percent in October versus the same month last year, official data showed on Monday.
The median forecast in a Reuters poll of economists had been for a decrease of 1.0 percent in the monthly EMAE index, which is a close proxy for gross domestic product.
The activity index rose 0.8 percent in October versus September, the government said. (Reporting by Eliana Raszewski; Editing by Hugh Bronstein and Leslie Adler)
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