CNB expects growth this year of -0.5%, compared to its earlier forecast of -0.3%. The CNB’s latest forecast calls for 0.2% return to growth in the 4Q12 (moves back by one quarter) and growth of 1.8% next year. Vice Gov. Vl. Tomsik said that Czech economy is “walking on the bottom,” but no one knows how long the promenade will continue. /just FYI; CNB left its 0.05 % repo rate unchanged on yesterday’s meeting.