News Headline Summary

Germany are considering cutting their 2013 growth forecast from 1% according to the deputy economy minister

- Says expects German economy to shrink in Q4 2012.

Update details:

- The economy ministry is due to update their forecasts in mid-January and expect a weak winter half year. Earlier this month, the Bundesbank slashed their 2013 growth forecast to 0.4% from 1.6%.

Print 10:46, 18 Dec 2012 - Economic commentary - Source: Newswires