The European Commission (EC) issued on Tuesday its regular spring forecasts for 2019, which showed that it is now expecting the country to grow by 2.2 percent this year compared to an estimation of 2 percent in the autumn forecast, and in line with the interim winter forecast.
Net deposit movement in the Greek banking system turned positive by 1.28 billion in March compared to negative outflows of 789 million euros in February, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures revealed.
Greece’s manufacturing PMI increased to 56.6 points in April from 54.7 points in March, according to the latest data from Markit PMI.
The budget primary balance was confirmed at a surplus of 1.44 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) final budget execution bulletin showed this week.
Credit contraction in the Greek market stayed at 0.6 percent in March, remaining at the same rate as February, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Tuesday.
The month-on-month rise in Greece's new tax debt came to 1.37 billion euros in February, data from the Independent Authority of Public Revenues (IAPR) has shown.
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) fell by 1 point in April to 100.3 points, European Commission (EC) figures revealed on Monday.
The stock of unpaid social security contributions (SSCs) increased to 35.36 billion in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019, rising by 572 million compared to the figure of 34.79 billion euros registered in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2018, the Centre for the Collection of Social Security Arrears (KEAO) revealed.
Greece’s retail sales index fell by 2.3 percent in February compared to an upward revised decline of 2.6 percent in January, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Thursday.
The stock of unpaid social security contributions (SSCs) increased to 34.79 billion in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2018, rising by 433 million compared to the figure of 34.35 billion euros registered in the third quarter (Q3) of 2018, the Centre for the Collection of Social Security Arrears (KEAO) revealed.