Belfast Telegraph

Two-year high for Eurozone growth

Eurozone private businesses enjoyed their fastest growth rate in over two-and-a-half years last month as the region's service industry expanded quicker than initially thought, surveys say.

The upturn in the 18-member bloc's fortunes was led by Germany, but the gulf between growth in Europe's biggest economy and the decline in France has only been wider once in the history of surveys.

Markit's final Eurozone Composite Purchasing Managers' Index was 53.3.

Belfast Telegraph

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