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2023 economy will be 'a lot better than feared': Lagarde

Update : 19 Jan 2023, 18:15

The eurozone economy will fare "a lot better" this year than initially feared, European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde said Thursday, as hopes grow that countries can avoid a painful recession.

The economic "news has become much more positive in the last few weeks", Lagarde told an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The ECB's forecast of 0.5 percent growth this year is not "brilliant" but "it is a lot better than what we had feared", Lagarde said.

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