Economy

A primary surplus was recorded for the first two months of 2019

A primary surplus of € 822 million was recorded for the January-February 2019 budget, against a primary deficit target of € 196 million, as...

GDP growth in 2018 is higher than the European average

According to figures released by ELSTAT, Greece’s growth rate rose to 1.9% in 2018, with the country’s GDP amounting to 190.8 billion euros, compared...

Moody’s upgrades Greece’s sovereign credit by two levels

A key factor in improving Greece's credit profile in recent years, is the progress made in implementing reforms according to the adjustment program and...

The second enhanced surveillance report on Greece has been published

The European Commission is expected to send a message, via its second enhanced surveillance report, that Greece needs to accelerate the completion of the...

The contract regarding the construction of the new International Airport of Heraklion was signed

The construction of the new International Airport of Heraklion in Kastelli, is set to begin after the signing of the concession contract by the...

Rise of exports in October

Last October, Greek exports rose by 24%, continuing the upward trend of the year, according to a study by the Export Research Centre of...

Corfu wins European Film Location Award 2018

The island of Corfu has won the European Film Location Award 2018, which was organized by the European Film Commissions Network (EUFCN) and Cineuropa...

Moody’s: The plan of the Bank of Greece on red loans is credit positive

Moody’s credit rating business has assessed that the plan submitted by the Bank of Greece for tackling the problem of red loans is credit...

Parliament passes the amendments on the social dividend and ENFIA reduction

The Greek Parliament has passed the amendments on the reduction of the unified property ownership tax (ENFIA), the reduction of the tax rate on...

EWG reviews the Greek budget

The EuroWorking Group that is meeting on Thursday will review the Greek budget in its final form, as well as the positive measures and...

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