Domestic demand to drive GDP growth in FranceStaff Writer | December 19, 2016
In France, domestic demand is expected to drive GDP growth, which should stand at +0.4% in Q4 2016 then maintain virtually the same pace in H1 2017.
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Total employment is expected to grow by almost 190,000 jobs in 2016, and then by 70,000 jobs in H1 2017, while the unemployment rate should fall slightly, reaching 9.8% in mid-2017, against 10.0% in the summer of 2016. ■