ISTAT sees solid eurozone growth

ISTAT said Thursday that it saw positive growth prospects for the eurozone. It said business indicators for the area have been positive in recent months, suggesting a continuation of the recovery. In the first quarter, the eurozone economy is expected to have grown at a similar pace as registered at the end of 2016 (+0.4%), then slightly faster in Q2 (+0.5%) before returning to +0.4% in Q3 2017. ANSA