Economic growth to slow from Q1 pace, Flaherty says
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's first-quarter growth numbers are encouraging but the economy is likely expand at a more modest pace for the rest of the year, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said on Monday.
"We knew that the first quarter would be exceptional this year and that growth for the rest of the year would more modest," he told reporters in Toronto.
(Reporting by John McCrank; writing by Jeffrey Hodgson)
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