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German economy escapes recession but remains stalled

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BERLIN (Reuters) - The German economy remained stalled in the final quarter of last year, escaping recession only by the narrowest of margins after contracting in the July-September period for the first time since 2015.Gross domestic product (GDP) in Europe's biggest economy was unchanged on the quarter, the Federal Statistics Office said on Thursday, undershooting expectations in a Reuters poll for 0.1 percent growth.German companies are grappling with a cooling global economy and trade disputes triggered by U.S. President Donald Trump's 'America First' policies. The risk that Britain leaves ...

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First Published: Thu, February 14 2019. 13:15 IST