The rise in the nominal value of apartments in Greece came to 9.1 percent year-on-year (YoY) in the third quarter (Q3) of 2019 from an increase of 7.7 percent in Q2, Bank of Greece (BoG) data showed on Thursday.
The Bank of Greece (BoG) Financial Stability Report for December has shed light on a number of fiscal trends in Greece, including the rise in card transactions in 2019.
Greece is rounding off the most successful year in its sovereign debt since 2010, and after three adjustment programmes, with the successful issue of a 52-week T-Bill on Wednesday that resulted in a yield close to zero.
Building permits rose by 8.5 percent year-on-year (YoY) in September compared to a rise of 27 percent in August, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data released on Wednesday showed.
Greece’s much-anticipated Asset Protection Scheme (APS), nicknamed Hercules, that aims to help banks clean up their balance sheets is a few steps away from coming into effect after the Finance Ministry submitted the draft law to Parliament on Tuesday under the emergency procedure.
Greece’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) dropped by 0.3 percent year-on-year (YoY) in October compared to a revised increase of 2.4 percent in September, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data revealed on Tuesday.
Greece’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 0.2 percent year-on-year (YoY) in November, returning to positive territory after three negative months, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures showed on Tuesday.
In the financial stability report it issued last week, the Bank of Greece (BoG) emphasised the need for banks to reduce significantly the stock of non-performing exposures (NPE) and improve the composition of their capital base, 60 percent of which consists of deferred tax credits (DTC) and inhibits the systemic credit institutions.
Road motor vehicles going into circulation for the first time rose by 12.5 percent in November, compared to a rise of 5.3 percent in October, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Monday.
The turnover index in accommodation and food services rose by 6.1 percent year-on-year (YoY) in the third quarter (Q3), reversing a revised reading of 1.7 percent in Q2, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures showed on Monday.