Peru's economy expanded 1.84 pct in May on year -government

martes 15 de julio de 2014 11:23 GYT

LIMA, July 15 (Reuters) - Peru's economy grew 1.84 percent in May compared to the same month in 2013, the slowest monthly expansion in nearly five years, as mining activity continued to shrink, the state statistics agency said on Tuesday. (Reporting By Mitra Taj; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)