GDP rose by 0.4 % in the eurozone in the first quarter of 2015, compared with the previous quarter and by 1 % compared with the first quarter of 2014. For the European Union, the increases were 0.4 % and 1.5 %, respectively. Among the member states for which data are available for the first quarter of 2015, the Czech Republic (+3.1 %), Cyprus and Romania (both +1.6 %) registered the highest growth compared with the previous quarter, followed by Poland…