Entering the final stretch of negotiations with the institutions, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has begun trying to rally his party for a final push to get the government over the finishing line.
Credit standards for both corporate and household loans stayed unchanged from the previous quarter in the first quarter (Q1) of 2018, in line with earlier expectations, the Bank of Greece (BoG) bank lending survey (BLS) showed on Tuesday.
Greece’s statistics agency, ELSTAT, announced on Monday the fiscal data for the period between 2014 and 2017 in the context of the first Excessive Deficit Procedure (EDP) notification of 2018.
Greece’s travel balance fell by 135.2 percent year-on-year in February compared to a rise of 3.4 percent in January, Bank of Greece (BoG) data revealed on Monday.
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has asked SYRIZA MPs and members to refrain from speculating about the next elections as polls continue to show the government suffering wear and tear from its handling of foreign policy issues in particular.
The clarity that the Greek government had hoped might emerge from the discussions at the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings failed to materialise and significant issues relating to the post-programme period will have to be resolved in the coming weeks.
The Migration Ministry released a report which summarises the activities of the Greek asylum service in the two years since the EU-Turkey refugee deal came into effect.
Like a deer caught in the headlights of an oncoming truck, EU member states and candidate countries aspiring to join the club in Brussels are watching with growing trepidation the escalating trade conflict between the United States and China. For many countries in Europe the two feuding states are among their largest trading partners after the EU.