Credit contraction in the Greek market remained at 1.4 percent in November, unchanged from October, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Thursday.
Greece’s travel balance edged up by 21.4 percent in October, following a much smaller rise of 0.8 percent in September, Bank of Greece (BoG) data has shown.
Two of Greece’s systemic banks moved into 2019 with increased activity on their disposal of their pile of bad loans as the new year heralds a host of ambitious loan reduction targets.
Greece’s manufacturing PMI dropped slightly to 53.8 points in December from 54 in November, staying over the 50-mark threshold for 19 consecutive months.
The Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system released a special report detailing companies and workers with employment governed by private law for 2018.
Greece’s retail sales index fell by 2.2 percent in October after a slight downward revision to 4.5 percent for September, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Monday.
The budget primary balance was confirmed at a surplus of 7.63 billion euros in the first 11 months of 2018, according to the final budget execution bulletin for November published by the Finance Ministry (MoF) on Thursday.
Greece’s Public Debt Management Agency (PDMA) issued this week its finance strategy for next year, which also outlines how the country’s market access since the summer of 2017 has been progressively built and gives a detailed profile of Greece’s current debt structure.
A major privatisation reached its conclusion on Thursday with the transfer of the Hellenic Gas Transmission System Operator (DESFA) to its purchasing consortium.
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance recorded a deficit 871.3 million euros in October compared to a surplus of 550.8 million in September, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Friday.