Greece’s travel balance fell by 45.6 percent in December following a rise of 73.5 percent in November, Bank of Greece (BoG) data has shown.
Greece’s central government primary cash surplus fell by 1.95 billion euros year-on-year (YoY) to 735 million in January, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Wednesday.
The Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A (OTE Group) has reported that revenues for 2018 were unchanged year-on-year (YoY).
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance recorded a deficit of 1.51 billion euros in December compared to a deficit of 1.47 billion in November, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Wednesday.
It appears that the Greek government still has work ahead of it to refine the proposal for the protection of primary residences as the institutions have a number of objections.
Greece’s central government debt rose by 2.91 billion euros to 358.95 billion euros quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2018, from 356.03 billion euros in the previous quarter, the Finance Ministry's (MoF) debt bulletin showed on Wednesday.
Greece’s industrial turnover fell by 0.9 percent year-on-year (YoY) in December after a revised increase of 7.5 percent in November, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data published on Tuesday showed.
The month-on-month rise in Greece's new tax debt came to 1.25 billion in December, increasing from November’s figure of 857 million data from the Independent Authority of Public Revenues (IAPR) showed this week.
Comments made to Reuters by European officials regarding the possibility of eurozone finance ministers delaying a decision to disburse up to 750 million euros to Greece on March 11 have raised concerns in Athens, where the Finance Ministry is waiting for a response from Brussels to its proposal for a new scheme to protect primary residences from foreclosure.
The employment balance turned negative in January with 22,333 more departures than hirings for the month after December’s positive balance of 5,970, data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system showed.