Economy

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras visits Beijing

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is flying to Beijing today, accompanied by Foreign Minister Yiorgos Katrougalos, in order to attend the second high-level forum of...

The primary surplus rose in the first quarter of 2019

The primary budget surplus rose up to 1.85 billion euros in the first quarter of 2019 from 840 million euros in the corresponding period...

The Bill on the Establishment of the Greek Development Bank was voted in favor

The bill for the establishment of the Greek Development Bank was voted in favor at the Parliament by a large majority, since all the...

Parliament to debate German war reparations bid

The Special Parliamentary Committee’s report on German war reparations will be debated today at the Huse's plenary session and then a vote is expected...

Positive response regarding early repayment of part of the Greek debt to the IMF

Athens’ proposal for early repayment of part of the Greek debt to the IMF, was received positively, stated Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos upon his...

Greece can meet its fiscal targets according to an IMF report

The International Monetary Fund estimates that Greece is able to achieve its budgetary targets for primary surpluses by 2022, as reported in the Fiscal...

Finance ministry predicts a primary surplus of 3.9% for 2018

Greek Finance Ministry predicts a primary surplus of 3,9% of GDP for 2018, while it also announced the early repayment of a portion of...

The disbursement of the 974 million euros to be discussed at the Eurogroup

The disbursement of the 1 billion euro tranche from the activation of the debt measures is the first topic of the debate on Friday's...

EuroWorking Group to recommend the disbursement of 1bln tranche to Greece

The EuroWorking Group meeting concluded on Wednesday that Greece has completed the implementation of its agreed reforms and will recommend the disbursement of the...

The Commission’s positive report on Greek economy

According to EU sources, the European Commission submitted a positive report to the Euroworking Group on the completion of the 16 prerequisites for the...

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