IMF CUTS EURO ZONE GROWTH FORECAST TO 1.2% THIS YEAR FROM 1.3% PREVIOUSLY ESTIMATED, SEES GDP EXPANDING BY 1.4% IN 2020, 2021 (PREVIOUS ESTIMATE 1.5% IN BOTH YEARS)

IMF CUTS EURO ZONE GROWTH FORECAST TO 1.2% THIS YEAR FROM 1.3% PREVIOUSLY ESTIMATED, SEES GDP EXPANDING BY 1.4% IN 2020, 2021 (PREVIOUS ESTIMATE 1.5% IN BOTH YEARS)