Brazil's economy grows 0.1 pct in Q3, narrowly escapes recession

viernes 28 de noviembre de 2014 07:06 GYT

BRASILIA Nov 28 (Reuters) - Brazil's economy grew 0.1 percent in the third quarter from the previous quarter and pulled out of a brief recession, government agency IBGE said on Friday.

The number was slightly worse than expectations of a 0.3 percent expansion, according to the median forecast of 36 analysts polled by Reuters. (Reporting by Rodrigo Viga Gaier and Felipe Pontes; Writing by Silvio Cascione)