French government forecasts for 2017 GDP at 1.5% unchanged from prev

Latest French government forecasts now out 12 April
– 2018 GDP +1.5%,
– 2019 +1.6%
– 2020 +1.7%
– 2017 public deficit of 2.8% GDP, vs 2.7% prev f/cast
– 2017 inflation 1.2%
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holding some early gains so far.