• Mitsotakis and Erdogan break ice, look for calm summer

    Politics Foreign Policy

    If the much-anticipated meeting between Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was focussed on breaking the ice at a personal level and creating the necessary conditions for a calm summer, then their talks in Brussels on Monday could be considered a first step in this direction.

  • Finance Ministry

    Budget primary shows deficit of 8.17 bln in May, falling below target

    Economy Macroeconomy

    The budget primary balance recorded a deficit of 8.17 billion euros in the first five months of 2021, compared with a deficit of 4.84 billion in the same period of 2020, the preliminary Finance Ministry (MoF) budget execution bulletin for May showed on Tuesday.