“Fitch Ratings” credit rating agency, which is expected to announce its decision on Greece’s credit rating on February 16, foresees 2.1% growth for Greece’s economy in 2018 and 2.6% growth in 2019. At the moment, Greece has been rated with “B-“ by the agency and presents positive prospects following the upgrade of last summer.

Fitch Ratings also foresees a decline of debt to 169.5% in 2019 from 176.4% this year. In addition, the national budget will be balanced in 2018 and will present 0.4% surplus in 2019.

Translation: Eleni Gogou