Peru cuts 2015 growth forecast to 4.8 pct from 5 pct or higher

jueves 29 de enero de 2015 10:38 GYT

LIMA Jan 29 (Reuters) - Peru's finance minister said on Thursday that the nation's economy will likely grow by about 4.8 percent in 2015, revising down his December forecast for an expansion of between 5 and 5.5 percent.

Alonso Segura added that the economy probably grew by about 2.4 percent in all of 2014. (Reporting By Mitra Taj; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)