Industrial turnover falls by 0.9 pct in December for first negative reading of 2018
New overdue taxes rise by 1.25 bln in Dec, total for 2018 at 106.62 bln
Hirings balance negative by 22,333 in January
Budget primary surplus beats Jan target by 706 mln on significant underspend
CPI rises by 0.4 pct in January
Building permits rise by 18 pct in Nov, beat 2017 figure in aggregate period
Budget primary surplus at 1.94 bln in H1, beating target by 1.5 bln on underspend
The budget primary surplus was confirmed at 1.94 billion euros in the first half of 2017, up by 18.6 percent from last year’s figure of 1.63 billion, the Finance Ministry (MoF) final budget execution bulletin showed on Monday.
The headline figure beat the target by 1.51 billion euros due to a strong underspend. The primary expenditure came in 1.16 billion euros lower than the target, coupled with higher than targeted Public Investment Budget (PIB) balance and slightly higher ...
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 two 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.