As it scrambles to deal with the rising number of Covid-19 cases, the government has come under pressure for its handling of flash floods on the island of Evia over the weekend, which resulted in eight deaths.
The employment balance was positive by 67,911 more hirings than firings in July, according to data released on Friday by the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system.
Greece’s trade deficit fell by 10.3 percent year-on-year (YoY) in June compared to a drop of 47.7 percent in May, data from the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released on Friday showed.
Greece’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell by 1.8 percent year-on-year (YoY) in July compared to a decline of 1.6 percent seen in June, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures showed on Friday.
Greece’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) decreased by 4.9 percent year-on-year (YoY) in June, compared to a slightly downward revised drop of 7.8 percent year-on-year (YoY) in May, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data revealed on Friday.
Greece and Egypt signed an agreement on Thursday designating an exclusive economic zone in the Eastern Mediterranean, amid heightened tensions with Turkey over natural resources in the region.
National Bank of Greece (NBG) reported a strong net profit of 465 million euros from continued operations in the fιrst half (H1) of 2020, compared to 245 million euros in H1 2019.
The latest OECD report on Greece revealed that women continue to be underrepresented in the workplace largely due to the care responsibilities placed on them.
In this episode, we have returned to one of the first topics we covered so can examine how the Greek economy is coping with Covid-19.