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18 October. 2016 Is Portugal on the Brink of a Debt Downgrade and a New Bailout?

By Claus Vistesen

The Portuguese economy has faltered recently. In the year to Q2, real GDP rose only 0.8%, down from a 1.5% increase in the preceding year. Slowing growth in investment has been the key driver, but consumers' spending has weakened too.

Posted: 17th Oct 2016 in 'Eurozone Documents'

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