Signs Emerge Of A Slowdown

January 2007
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jan2007, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
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The article predicts that Hungary will have a medium-term economic slowdown in 2007. According to the Central Statistical Office, inflation in the country reached 6.3% year-on-year in October 2006. The country's gross domestic product growth slowed to a preliminary 3.6% in the third quarter of 2006. Consumer confidence is likely to remain low due to rising energy and food prices, and tax increases. As such, the country is expected to have a medium-term slowdown.


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