Developments in the Greek economy are positive and fiscal stability is sustainable, as the impact of 0.55 % of the GPD from a package of favourable measures announced by the government moves within the projected fiscal space for 2019.

Presenting the first quarter report of the year, the head of the State Budget Office in Parliament, Frangiskos Koudentakis, referred to the economy’s positive growth rate as well as the lowering rate of unemployment, forecasting that the GDP annual growth rate for 2019 will be above 2%.