Ratings agency cuts eurozone growth forecast

(AGI) Rome, Sept 15 - Forecasts for growth in the eurozone havebeen downgraded by Standard & Poors ratings agency. The Italianeconomy would remain stagnant in 2015, not rising 0.5 percentas predicted in June, it said. France was expected to grow 0.5percent not 0.7 percent and Holland 0.8 percent rather than 1percent. Germany was unchanged at 1.8 percent, along with Spainat 1.3 percent and Belgium at 1.1 percent. . .

(AGI) Rome, Sept 15 - Forecasts for growth in the eurozone havebeen downgraded by Standard & Poors ratings agency. The Italianeconomy would remain stagnant in 2015, not rising 0.5 percentas predicted in June, it said. France was expected to grow 0.5percent not 0.7 percent and Holland 0.8 percent rather than 1percent. Germany was unchanged at 1.8 percent, along with Spainat 1.3 percent and Belgium at 1.1 percent. . .