Economy

Preliminary approval for 70 investment plans budgeting over 500 million euros

The General Directorate for Private Investments has approved in principle seventy investments, with a budget of over 500 million euros, for their inclusion in...

Crețu: Greece ranked first in the absorption of Community funds during 2007-2013

“Greece ranked first in the absorption of Community funds in the period 2007-2013, and its achievements will be even greater in the running period...

Positive atmosphere for Greece in the EuroWorking Group meeting

According to officials of the Finance Ministry, Thursday’s EuroWorking Group meeting, where Alternate Finance Minister George Chouliarakis represented Greece, was held amidst a positive...

Significant increase in exports in 2017

“In November 2017, Greek exports continued their upward trend, with particularly encouraging features, such as a significant increase in third countries and a decrease...

Constant decrease in Greece’s borrowing cost

Greece’s borrowing cost decreases to the lowest level of the last 12 years, as Greek debt securities are benefited from the expectations for higher...

14 new shipping companies obtain license to operate in Piraeus

Fourteen new shipping companies have been added to the 290 companies that have asked, during the past three years, a license to operate in...

1.7 billion euros for Greece from Juncker Plan

The total financing for Greece from the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the so-called Juncker Plan, amounts at 1.7 billion euros and is...

Deutsche Welle: 2018 will be an important year for Greece

Greece’s exit from the memorandum this year is one of the great challenges of the Eurozone and the EU, says Deutsche Welle. At Eurozone...

Larger than estimated the oil reserves in Western Peloponnese

Compared to the initial estimates, the oil reserves in Katakolo are four times larger, with proven reserves amounting to 10.7 million barrels instead of...

Budget for 2018 passed by Greek Parliament

Following a five-day parliamentary procedure, where disputes between the government and the opposition were intense, the national budget for 2018 was passed on Tuesday....

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