Official figures have revealed that Germany grew by 0.3% in the second quarter of this year, highlighting contrasting fortunes for economic growth with France who remained static on 0%, as the eurozone risks sliding back into recession having posted negative growth figures.


German Chancellor Angela Merkel can argue that her austerity plans continue to deliver growth, one of only five countries in the eurozone who can boast that, although 0.3% figure was down by 0.2% from the f...

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