Trichet says euro zone growth around 2%

European Central Bank president Jean-Claude Trichet said in an interview to be published Thursday 16 March that survey data suggests the euro zone economy will grow at its potential rate of around 2 pct.

"The very positive signals coming from various surveys in Germany are important because it is the biggest economy in the euro zone. We will see how the current recovery develops. Overall, for the euro zone as a whole, these signals are encouraging for the recovery and confirm that growth in th

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