Fitch upgraded on Friday Greece’s long-term credit rating by one notch to ‘B’ from ‘B-‘, maintaining a positive outlook.
Greece’s central government primary cash surplus rose by a substantial 2.43 billion euros to 2.68 billion in January, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Friday.
The Greek government goes into Monday’s Eurogroup, which will be accompanied by a meeting of the European Stability Mechanism’s (ESM) board of directors, with three prior actions remaining and doubts over whether the green light for the disbursement of the next loan tranche will be granted.
Greece’s industrial turnover fell by 2.6 percent in December, after November’s increase was upwardly revised to 13 percent, according to Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data published on Friday.
The drop in the nominal value of apartments in Greece came to 0.3 percent year-on-year (YoY) in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2017, slowing from a drop of 0.6 percent in Q3 2017, Bank of Greece (BoG) data showed on Thursday.
Greece’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell by 0.2 percent in January, falling into negative territory from the rise of 0.7 percent in December, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Thursday.
The budget primary balance recorded a surplus of 1.88 billion euros in the first month of 2018, beating the forecast by 1.16 billion euros, the Finance Ministry (MoF) preliminary budget execution bulletin revealed on Wednesday.
Coca-Cola HBC’s results for the full year of 2017 showed that net sales revenue rose by 4.9 percent.
The Labour Ministry's Computer Centre for Social Security Services (IDIKA) published recently a report from the Unified System of Control and Pension Payments (ILIOS), which estimates pension payments on a monthly basis.
The Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) has released its annual financial statement for 2017, which revealed that turnover rose by 7.7 percent year-on-year.