Greece’s travel balance rose to 2.42 billion euros in June from 1.36 million euros in May, Bank of Greece (BoG) data has shown. This reflects an annual rise of 15.7 percent.
The European Commission (EC) marked on Tuesday the first anniversary from the completion of Greece’s third adjustment programme - a 3-year adjustment effort with emphasis on structural reforms and provided loans of just short of 62 billion euros via the European Stability Mechanism (ESM).
Greece’s central government primary cash balance recorded a surplus of 1.52 billion euros in the first seven months of the year according to figures released by the Bank of Greece (BoG).
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance came to a surplus of 874.4 million in June, improving from a surplus of 300.6 million euros in May according to Bank of Greece (BoG) figures released on Tuesday.
Greece’s central government debt fell by 1.14 billion euros to 356.55 billion euros quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) in the second quarter (Q2) of 2019, from 357.69 billion euros in the previous quarter, the Finance Ministry's (MoF) debt bulletin showed on Tuesday.
Greece’s industrial turnover fell by 7.5 percent year-on-year (YoY) in June following a revised drop of 0.2 percent in May, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data published on Monday showed.
The budget primary surplus reached 1.78 billion euros in the first seven months of 2019, compared to a surplus of 926 million in the same period last year, preliminary budget execution data from the Finance Ministry (MoF) showed on Friday.
The research arm of the Greek tourism institute, INSETE, has released a study breaking down the nature of tourism to Greece by geographic area and type of tourist.
The Bank of Greece (BoG) has reportedly finalised, in collaboration with Rothschild & Co, its plan for the reduction of bad loans on the books of the country’s systemic banks.
The stock of unpaid social security contributions (SSCs) fell to 35.11 billion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2019, declining by 274 million compared to the figure of 35.36 billion euros registered in the first quarter.