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|- Economic growth skidded to a near halt in the first quarter, with the worst showing in more than four years raising concerns about how long the country's sluggish spell will last. Government statisticians slashed by more than half their first estimate of a 1.3 percent growth rate for the quarter.
The main forces behind the downgrade: the bloated trade deficit and businesses cutting investment in supplies of the goods ...
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