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Ukraine FinMin cuts 2014 GDP forecast to minus 5 pct - agency
June 5, 2014 / 2:00 PM / 3 years ago

Ukraine FinMin cuts 2014 GDP forecast to minus 5 pct - agency

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KIEV, June 5 (Reuters) - The Finance Ministry of Ukraine, hit by political turmoil in the east of the country, said on Thursday it saw the economy shrinking by 5 percent in 2014, a cut in its previous forecast of minus 3 percent.

Interfax Ukraine news agency quoted finance minister Oleksander Shlapak as saying the economy could decrease by 1.7 percent next year. Ukraine's economy stagnated last year with 0 percent growth.

Reporting By Pavel Polityuk; editing by Sabina Zawadzki

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