March 5, 2020 / 12:59 PM / in 3 months

Brazil's low growth is "not normal", keeps treasury secretary up at night

BRASILIA, March 5 (Reuters) - Brazil’s low economic growth is not normal for a developing country and is keeping Treasury Secretary Mansueto Almeida up at night, he said on Thursday.

“As a country, we are experiencing enormous difficulties. I do not sleep soundly, I am very concerned, we still have very low growth,” Almeida said at an event in Brasilia, a day after figures showed that the economy grew 1.1% last year, the slowest in three years. (Reporting by Marcela Ayres Editing by Peter Graff Writing by Jamie McGeever)

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