Economy up 2.8% in Q2
The Dutch economy grew 2.8% in the second quarter of 2006 compared to the same year-earlier period, according to figures published today by the government statistics office CBS. The improvement was better than the 1.4% forecast by the CBS last month. The growth was driven by higher production in the industrial, construction and healthcare sectors.
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