Budget primary surplus confirmed at 2.29 bln in April on improved tax collections, lower PIB spending
Travel surplus rises by 48.2 pct in March as receipts increase
Industrial turnover up by 3.4 pct in March, positive for third month
March current account deficit at 955.8 mln on improvement in goods balance
Central government debt grows to 343.74 bln in Q1
Primary cash surplus at 7.45 bln in April on revenue growth, lower expenditure
Industrial turnover and new orders indices rebound for second straight month
The Turnover Index in Industry increased 1.7 percent in August, while New Orders Index in Industry also improved by 2.7 percent, according to the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT). It is the second straight month both indices have rebounded concurrently, following a 3.7 percent and 1.6 percent respectively rise in July. It is also worth noting that on a twelve-month trailing basis both indices recorded a drop of 1.0 and 4.9 percent respectively.
The rise in the industrial turnover reflects an increase in the manufacturing and mining-quarrying sectors by 1.1 percent and an impressive 67.4 percent respectively. From a geographical perspective, turnover for the non-domestic market soared 16.7 perc...
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