Greece’s industrial turnover picked up by 7.7 percent year-on-year (YoY) in February, reversing a decline of 7.6 percent seen in January, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data published on Friday showed.
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance recorded a deficit of 990.4 million euros in February compared to a deficit of 1.18 billion in January, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Friday.
The employment balance was positive in March with 43,373 more hirings than departures, data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system showed.
The Greek government and the opposition have been given some encouragement in their goal to avoid the pre-legislated reduction of the tax-free threshold for incomes by European Commission vice president Valdis Dombrovskis.
Greece’s central government primary cash balance recorded a deficit of 34 million euros in the first three months of the year according to figures released by the Bank of Greece (BoG).
The Ellaktor Group of Companies’ financial results for 2018 showed that turnover for the financial year came to 1.86 billion euros compared to 1.87 billion euros for the same time last year, edging down by a slight 0.5 percent.
Greek banks’ Eurosystem funding declined by 625 million euros month-on-month (MoM) in March, the monthly Bank of Greece's (BoG) financial statement showed on Tuesday.
Greece’s travel balance for 2018 recorded a surplus of 13.90 billion euros, increasing by 9.2 percent from a surplus of 12.73 billion euros noted in 2017, according to figures released by the Bank of Greece (BoG).
The budget primary balance recorded a surplus of 1.46 billion euros in the first three months of 2019, compared to a surplus of 1.88 billion noted in March 2018, the Finance Ministry (MoF) preliminary budget execution bulletin showed on Monday.
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has published a bulletin on the taxation of wages in various countries which shows the high levels of tax that Greek workers’ wages are subject to.