Travel balance falls by 4.1 pct in April
Primary cash balance at surplus of 438 mln in May
May employment balance positive by 105,282 as seasonal hires pick up
Current account deficit drops in April on improved goods and services balance
Industrial turnover rises by 13.4 pct in April
Budget primary surplus at 918 mln in May, expenditures rise as 13th pension payment takes effect
Industrial production continues decline with 7.2 pct drop in August
The Industrial Production Index posted a drop of 7.2 percent in August with the figure for the first eight months of the year also retreating by 3.8 percent, according to ELSTAT. This means that except for April and June, all monthly readings so far in 2013 exhibit a single digit drop of between 4.5 and 7.7 percent.
The negative performance in August reflects a decline among all key industrial sectors with mining and quarrying as well as electricity production underperforming (-16.4 and -13.3 percent respectively), while manufacturing and water supply production sh...
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