Panama annual inflation holds at 0.6 pct rise in April

viernes 13 de mayo de 2016 17:42 GYT

PANAMA CITY May 13 (Reuters) - Panama's consumer price index rose by 0.6 percent in April compared to the same month a year earlier, and by 0.5 percent month-on-month, data from the national statistics office showed on Friday.

In March, prices in Panama rose 0.6 percent compared to the same month in 2015, and by 0.4 percent month-on-month. (Reporting by Elida Moreno; Editing by Chris Reese)