Tuesday April 04 2017
Honduras Interest Rate at 5.50 percent
The Central Bank of Honduras held its monetary policy rate steady at 5.5 percent at its March 2017 meeting. Policymakers pointed that growth in 2017 would be similar to 2016, led by construction, financial services, communication and agriculture. Inflation in February increased to 3.84 percent, higher than 2.92 percent a year earlier but below the 4.5 percent ± 1.0 pp target range for 2017.