Eurozone recession hits sixth quarter

  • The recession across the 17-nation eurozone has entered a sixth quarter, according to figures released on Wednesday.

    Economic growth across the bloc dropped by 0.2 percent between January and March.

    According to individual data for member nations, nine are in recession.

    The eurozone has now been in its longest recession since the euro was introduced in 1999.

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