Budget primary surplus at 3.05 bln in 7-month, above target on underspend
Building activity up by 45.7 pct in May, highest since Dec 2005
Eurosystem funding drops by 3.9 bln in July on big decline in ELA
Unemployment at 21.7 pct in May after revised April figure
CPI up by 1 pct in July for seventh straight rise
Car sales increase by 28.3 pct in July
General gov't primary cash surplus for Jan-May reaches 1.22 bln as arrears drop
The Greek general government (gg) primary cash surplus amounted to 1.22 billion euros in the 5-month period from a deficit of 1.62 billion in the corresponding period last year, according to the gg bulletin released by the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
Excluding payments of previous years’ arrears to the private sector, the underlying gg primary cash surplus settled at 1.6 billion euros from 415 million last year.
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