Public investment plummets by 12.4% in the first quarter of 2020

According to the Directorate of Budgets (Dipres), in the first quarter of 2020, capital spending (public investment) plummeted by 12.4% in real terms compared to the first quarter of 2019, as a result of a real increase of 1.6% in spending on investment initiatives and a fall of 23.1% in capital transfers.

Source: La Tercera