Confidence in the economy slightly revived


Flagging confidence in the Czech economy revived for the first time in five months in August, the Czech Statistical Office reported on Friday. The joint indicator of business and consumer confidence increased to minus 3.6 from minus 3.8 in July, while the business-confidence indicator rose to 2.4 from 2.3, while the gauge for consumers improved to minus 27.3 from minus 28.3.