Slovakia Growth Improves In Q2

Slovakia's economic growth momentum improved in the second quarter from the previous three months, figures from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed Friday.

Gross domestic product grew non-seasonally adjusted 3.7 percent year-on-year following 3.4 percent increase in the first quarter.

On a seasonally adjusted basis, GDP rose 3.7 percent, same as in the previous quarter.

Compared to the previous quarter, GDP increased 0.9 percent in the three months to June after a 0.8 percent expansion in the first quarter.

Employment grew 2.3 percent annually in the second quarter.

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