Bank of Greece

Yannis Stournaras’ role in the ECB has been upgraded

Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras has been appointed chairman of the European bank's Audit Committee, succeeding Ewald Nowotny, former governor of Oesterreichische Nationalbank. The...

Growth at 2.5% according to the Bank of Greece

The Greek economy continues to recover despite the slowdown in the global economy, stressed Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras, presenting the results of...

More than 33 million tourists visited Greece in 2018

More than 33 million tourists visited Greece last year. Specifically, according to the Bank of Greece's final data, incoming travel traffic in 2018, increased...

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...

European Commissioner Moscovici to visit Athens

The tranche of 15 billion euros, which is connected to the conclusion of the fourth review, is about to be disbursed. Within this scope,...

Tourist arrivals significantly increased in the first four months of 2018

Tourist arrivals increased by 11.5% in the first four months of the year, reaching 2.903 million visitors. According to the Bank of Greece, this...

Primary surplus of 2 billion euros in January-February 2018

According to data presented by the Bank of Greece, in January-February 2018, the central government primary surplus amounted to 2.056 billion euros, compared to...

Credit to the Greek economy shrinks, private depos rise in December 2017

Bank credit to the Greek economy shrank 1.6% year-on-year in December 2017, unchanged from a month earlier, but the monthy net flow was positive...

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...

Increased surplus in the balance of travel services in June

In June 2017, the balance of travel services showed a surplus of 1,9 million euros, up 15.5%, according to information by the Bank of...