Peru cuts 2015, 2016 economic growth forecasts

lunes 31 de agosto de 2015 07:55 GYT

LIMA Aug 31 (Reuters) - The government of Peruvian President Ollanta Humala reduced its estimate for economic growth this year to 3 percent from its previous forecast, in April, of between 3.5 percent and 4.5 percent.

The government also said it was expecting a smaller expansion next year - 4.3 percent instead of 5.5 percent. (Reporting By Marco Aquino; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)