Eurozone growth slows to a crawl

EUROPE - Growth in the eurozone has slowed to a crawl, with the likelihood of a sustained slowdown heightened by this week's terrorist attacks on the US, gurus have warned.

According to Eurostat, the European Union's statistical office, economic output in the 12-country zone grew by just 0.1% in the three months to June this year.

The figures compares with a 0.5% gain in the first quarter of the year.

On an annual basis, eurozone economic growth, or GDP, slowed to 1.7% from 2.4%.

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