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EU economy growing slower than expected

15.05.14 @ 13:31

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The EU economy grew by a slower-than-expected rate of 0.3 percent in the first quarter of 2014, according to Eurostat's statistics published Thursday. Hungary and Poland were the strongest performers with 1.1 percent growth, while the Netherlands and Estonia posted declining output of 1.4 and 1.2 percent respectively