BoG highlights how Covid-19 compounds legacy issues and structural challenges
Greece issues new 10 yr bond as investor appetite returns
ECB boost for Greek debt as authorities ponder new market foray
Athens welcomes volume, form of Commission's pandemic recovery plan
EC expects Greek GDP to drop by 9.7 pct for biggest fall in EU, before strong rebound in 2021
Athens expects emergency economic measures to contain 2020 contraction to 4.7 in baseline
Increase of 11 pct in minimum wage to have knock-on effect in economy
As was widely anticipated, during the cabinet meeting yesterday Alexis Tsipras announced that the minimum wage in Greece will increase for the first time in a decade to 650 euros per month, from 586 euros currently, effective from February 1.
This represents a rise of close to 11 percent, surpassing the upper threshold of the committee of wise men that had recommended a rise between 5 and 10 percent. Given that the process of deciding the appropriate level for the minimum wage, i.e. one that...
If you are already registered, please sign in.
A tailor-made service for professionals
Apart from having access to all our analysis and data, subscribers will be able to consult one-on-one with our analysts.
Read some of our analysis for no charge
By signing up to MacroPolis, readers will be able to read two of our articles without charge each month. They will not have access to our data or weekly e-newsletter.
Our analysis and data at your fingertips
Subscribers will be able to read the full range of our articles, access our statistics and charts, and receive our weekly e-newsletter for €450 per year.€480.00