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
Revenue uptick unable to stop 7-mth primary surplus outperformance falling to 724 mln
Greece’s budget primary surplus reached 3.71 billion euros in the 7-month period of 2015 showing an improvement by around 1.83 billion month on month (MoM), according to the final budget bulletin published by the Finance Ministry (MoF) on Wednesday.
After a substantial outperformance of primary expenditure by 961 million in June, the respective figure for July eased to 251 million. The actual figures displayed primary expenditure fell 12.1 percent in July and 9.4 percent in the 7-month to 21.43 bil...
If you are already registered, please sign in.
Read some of our analysis for no charge
By signing up to MacroPolis, readers will be able to read four of our articles without charge each month. They will not have access to our data or weekly e-newsletter.
Our analysis and data at your fingertips
Subscribers will be able to read the full range of our articles, access our statistics and charts, and receive our weekly e-newsletter for €450 per year.€450.00
A tailor-made service for professionals
Apart from having access to all our analysis and data, subscribers will be able to consult one-on-one with our analysts.