The latest Doing Business Indicators report for 2019 by the World Bank Group has shown that Greece fell to number 72 out of 190 economies worldwide.
Greece’s Manufacturing PMI declined slightly to 53.1 points in October from 53.6 points in September, staying over the 50-mark threshold for 17 months.
Greece’s retail sales index increased by 4.3 percent in August, a slight increase from July’s figure of 4 percent, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Wednesday.
The industrial conglomerate Mytilineos S.A has released its nine-month (9M) results showing that turnover fell by 3.2 percent year-on-year (YoY).
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) fell by 0.3 points to 101 in October compared to September, European Commission (EC) figures revealed on Tuesday.
Greek household disposable income grew by 3.3 percent year-on-year in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018, picking up from the increase of 2.1 percent noted in the previous quarter, according to Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data released on Monday.
It appears that Greece and its European lenders will attempt to settle the pension cuts issue at a special Eurogroup meeting that is due to take place on November 19 with the primary aim of preparing eurozone reform measures for the European Council to discuss in December.
Sources at the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) admitted this week that the initial price of the Athens International Airport (AIA) contract had been too low based on outdated parameters.
Net deposit movement in the Greek banking system remained positive in September with inflows of 102 million euros, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures revealed on Wednesday.
Credit contraction in the Greek market came to 1.3 percent in September compared to a contraction of 1.5 percent in August, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Thursday.