Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is travelling to Paris on Thursday for a meeting with President Emmanuel Macron.
Greece’s travel balance rose to 2.42 billion euros in June from 1.36 million euros in May, Bank of Greece (BoG) data has shown. This reflects an annual rise of 15.7 percent.
The European Commission (EC) marked on Tuesday the first anniversary from the completion of Greece’s third adjustment programme - a 3-year adjustment effort with emphasis on structural reforms and provided loans of just short of 62 billion euros via the European Stability Mechanism (ESM).
Greece’s central government primary cash balance recorded a surplus of 1.52 billion euros in the first seven months of the year according to figures released by the Bank of Greece (BoG).
Having established itself as a major force in Greek politics, SYRIZA stands at a crossroads in its future trajectory.
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance came to a surplus of 874.4 million in June, improving from a surplus of 300.6 million euros in May according to Bank of Greece (BoG) figures released on Tuesday.
Data from Eurostat has shown that over half of Greeks could not afford to go on a week’s holiday away from home in 2018.
In the bitter politics of the memoranda years, major points of agreement among political parties were scarce - at least in terms of rhetoric. One of the few exceptions to this rule was the programme for oil and gas exploration and exploitation in Greece.