Greece’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 1.1 percent in November, accelerating from the 0.7 percent in October, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Friday.
Road motor vehicles going into circulation for the first time rose by 16.1 percent in November from 34.4 percent in October, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Friday.
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate fell to 20.5 percent in September after a slight upward revision of 20.7 percent in August, Hellenic Statistical Authority’s (ELSTAT) data showed on Thursday.
Greece’s general government (gg) primary cash surplus amounted to 6.39 billion in the first 10 months of 2017, up by 452 million compared to the same time last year according to the Finance Ministry’s (MoF) monthly gg bulletin.
Greek banks succeeded in meeting their non-performing exposure (NPE) reduction target in the third quarter (Q3) of 2017 according to the fifth quarterly report on operational targets for NPEs published by the Bank of Greece.
Despite reaching a staff-level agreement (SLA) with its lenders a few days ago, the Greek government continues to face challenges in implementing some of the commitments it made to the institutions.
Monday’s Eurogroup rubber stamped the staff-level agreement reached between Greece and the institutions in Athens, paving the way for the Greek government to complete the remaining prior actions so the disbursement of the next tranche can be made and talks on debt relief can follow.
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) GDP grew by 0.3 percent quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) in the third quarter (Q3) of 2017 after an upwards revised increase of 0.8 percent in the previous quarter, provisional estimates from the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) revealed on Monday.
The Greek government and the institutions reached a staff-level agreement (SLA) on Saturday, as had widely been expected, leaving Athens close to concluding the third review.
Alpha Bank’s reported net profits stood at 35.5 million in the third quarter (Q3) of 2017, attributable entirely from profits originating from continued operations.