Building permits rose by 13.3 percent year-on-year (YoY) in August, rising from the increase of 9.8 percent in July, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data released on Monday showed.
The nominal value of apartments in Greece during the third quarter (Q3) of the year showed a rise of 2.5 percent year-on-year (YoY) Bank of Greece (BoG) data showed on Monday.
Greece and the European institutions appear to be just days away from a compromise over next year’s budget, although the form that their agreement will take is a matter of some dispute.
A report on Greece by the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe has outlined how austerity damaged the country’s education system and exacerbated inequality in accessing education.
After the overwhelming approval in Parliament on Thursday for the transfer of 820 million euros in backpay to thousands of civil servants, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sought to build on this momentum by focussing on imminent hirings in the public sector.
Road motor vehicles going into circulation for the first time rose by 19.2 percent in October after a fall of 0.8 percent in September, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Friday.
A report on Greece by the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe has shown the severe impact of the country’s crisis on Greece’s healthcare sector as well as the health of Greeks.
Speaking at the EU-Arab Summit in Athens on Tuesday, New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said the prolonged pre-election period Greece has entered is damaging the country.