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Saudi Arabia's economy grows at 0.5% in Q2

DUBAI, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's economy grew by 0.5% in the second quarter from a year earlier, government data showed on Monday, hurt by oil output cuts.

Oil sector GDP declined 3.02% in the second quarter, while non-oil sector grew 2.94% in the second quarter, government data showed. (Reporting by Davide Barbuscia; writing by Alexander Cornwell; Editing by Saeed Azhar and Alison Williams)