UAE economy grew 1.7 percent in 2018 – state news agency

    DUBAI, March 31 (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) economy grew by 1.7 percent at constant prices in 2018 compared to the previous year, slower than projected, according to state news agency WAM, which cited preliminary 2018 data.

    The UAE growth figures follow Dubai’s disclosure last week that its economy grew 1.94 percent in 2018, its slowest pace since a contraction in 2009 when the economy was hobbled by a debt crisis.

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