Slovakia's economic growth slowed sharply in the second quarter of the year, data from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed on Wednesday.
Gross domestic product rose a non-seasonally adjusted 1.9 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, following a 3.7 percent increase in the previous quarter.
On a seasonally adjusted basis, GDP growth eased to 2.5 percent from 3.4 percent in the first quarter.
Compared to the previous quarter, GDP increased a seasonally adjusted 0.4 percent in the second quarter, following a 0.7 percent rise in the previous quarter.
Employment grew a seasonally adjusted 0.3 percent quarterly, same as in the previous three months.