The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), announced on Monday the fiscal data for the period between 2015 and 2018 in the context of the second Excessive Deficit Procedure (EDP) notification of 2019.
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance came to a surplus of 1.87 billion in August, rising from a surplus of 1.27 billion in July, according to Bank of Greece (BoG) figures released on Monday.
Greece’s industrial turnover dropped by 8.1 percent year-on-year (YoY) in August following an upward revised increase of 4.8 percent in July, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data published on Friday showed.
Greece’s central government primary cash balance recorded a surplus of 3.94 billion euros in the first nine months of the year according to figures released by the Bank of Greece (BoG).
Following the publication of its global forecasts in the World Economic Outlook, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its Fiscal Monitor ahead of the autumn meetings due to take place in Washington this week.
The scheme to allow taxpayers to settle their debts in 120 instalments attracted over 1.2 million applications, government officials have said.
The government submitted to the European Commission on Tuesday the draft 2020 budget after negotiations over the fiscal gap reportedly concluded successfully but, at the same time, the International Monetary Fund issued an indirect warning that Greece’s growth prospects for the coming years will be weaker than expected.
Greek retailer Jumbo posted their financial results for the operating year running from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019, showing that turnover increased by 7.8 percent.
The budget primary balance recorded a surplus of 4.48 billion euros in the first nine months of 2019, compared to a surplus of 2.53 billion noted in September 2018, the preliminary Finance Ministry (MoF) budget execution bulletin showed on Tuesday.
Greek banks’ Eurosystem funding fell by 699.8 million euros month-on-month (MoM) in September according to the monthly Bank of Greece's (BoG) financial statement.