Chile GDP grows 1.0 pct in first quarter compared to prior quarter

lunes 18 de mayo de 2015 07:46 GYT

SANTIAGO May 18 (Reuters) - Chile's economy grew 1.0 percent in the first quarter of 2015, compared to the final quarter of 2014, the central bank said on Monday.

On an annual basis, growth was 2.4 percent, beating Reuters forecasts for a 2.1 percent expansion. (Reporting by Santiago bureau)