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German economy posted modest growth in fourth quarter - stats office

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BERLIN (Reuters) - The German economy posted modest growth in the fourth quarter and had a slightly positive statistical overhang at the end of last year, the statistics office said on Wednesday, suggesting that Europe's largest economy is carrying only little momentum into 2020.


(Reporting by Michael Nienaber; Editing by Thomas Seythal)