Parliament approved on Thursday night the government’s legislation aimed at bringing street protests under greater control but the political reverberations from the contentious legislation are likely to last for some time.
Greece’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) decreased by 7.5 percent year-on-year (YoY) in May following a slightly downward revised increase of 10.2 percent in April, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data revealed on Friday.
Greece’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell by 1.6 percent year-on-year (YoY) in June compared to a decline of 1.1 percent seen in May, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures showed on Friday.
Usually, The Agora podcast is dedicated to analysing the latest political, geopolitical, economic and even social developments affecting Greece. In this episode, though, we have gone in a different direction.
While reopening Greece to tourism was eagerly anticipated as a potential remedy for some of the economic impact of the pandemic, the realities of managing inflows of visitors safely are slowly becoming apparent as the number of coronavirus cases in the country rises.
Road motor vehicles going into circulation for the first time fell by 24.7 percent in June, softening compared to a sharper drop of 49.1 percent in May, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Thursday.
Greece continues to be the most expensive country in the European Union (EU 27) for communication, according to the latest consumer price comparison by Eurostat.
Germany is taking over the European Union six-month presidency. What should we expect from Germany’s leadership at this critical time?