Argentina says economic activity grew 1.7 pct in April

viernes 26 de junio de 2015 15:12 GYT

BUENOS AIRES, June 26 (Reuters) - Argentina's economic activity grew 1.7 percent in April compared with the same month a year earlier, government data showed on Friday.

Analysts polled by Reuters had expected a median increase of 1.3 percent in the monthly EMAE economic activity index , which is a close proxy for gross domestic product.

(Reporting by Buenos Aires newsroom; Editing by Leslie Adler)