Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) GDP grew by 1 percent quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) in the third quarter (Q3) of 2018, after an upwardly revised increase of 0.4 percent in the previous quarter, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) provisional estimates revealed on Tuesday.
The stock of unpaid social security contributions (SSCs) increased to 34.35 billion in the third quarter (Q3) of 2018, rising by 495 million compared to the figure of 33.86 billion euros registered in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018, the Centre for the Collection of Social Security Arrears (KEAO) revealed.
Greece’s manufacturing PMI picked up to 54 points in November from 53.1 in October, staying over the 50-mark threshold for a full year and a half.
Greece’s retail sales index increased by 4.9 percent in September after an upward revision to 5.2 percent for August, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Friday.
The month-on-month rise in Greece's new tax debt came to 1.42 billion in September, jumping from August’s increase of 849 million, data from the Independent Authority of Public Revenues (IAPR) showed on Thursday.
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) rose by 0.8 points to 101.8 in November from 101 in October, European Commission (EC) figures revealed on Thursday.
Net deposit movement in the Greek banking system turned negative in October with outflows of 345.5 million euros, after inflows of 101.1 million seen in September, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures revealed on Wednesday.
Credit contraction in the Greek market came to 1.4 percent in October, increasing from a contraction of 1.2 percent in September, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Wednesday.
The budget primary balance was confirmed at a surplus of 6.44 billion euros in the first 10 months of 2018, according to the final budget execution bulletin for October published by the Finance Ministry (MoF) on Monday.
Following the formal approval by the European Commission on Wednesday as part of the European semester, the Finance Ministry tabled to Parliament the final budget for 2019.