Greece’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 1 percent year-on-year (YoY) in June, after a marginal rise of 0.1 percent in May, according to the latest data by Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released on Friday.
Greece’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) increased by 14 percent year-on-year (YoY) in May, following a rise of 22.5 percent in April, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Friday.
Greece’s trade deficit rose by 43.9 percent year-on-year (YoY) in May, following a rise of 70.7 percent in April compared to an increase, according to data from the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released on Thursday.
The European Commission continues to marginally revise upwards its forecasts for Greece’s growth: In the latest summer forecasts released on Wednesday it sees the economy growing by 4.3 pct in 2021, from the 4.1 pct expected in May.
Alpha Bank announced on Friday the successful completion of its 800-million-euro share capital raise, following a three-day book building process, with the price set at 1 euro per share.
Greece’s manufacturing PMI in June reached 58.6 points, from 58 points in May, signaling the ongoing improvement in market conditions in Greece, as compiled by Markit.
Greece’s retail sales index jumped by 38.9 percent year-on-year (YoY) in April, following a revised drop of 2.9 percent in March, according to Hellenic Statistical Authority data released on Wednesday.
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) remained broadly stable in June at 108.7, following the sharp rise in May by 10.7 points to 108.6 points, according to European Commission figures released on Tuesday.
The Bank of Greece issued on Monday the Monetary Policy Report for 2020-2021, which was submitted to the Parliamentary Speaker and the Cabinet.
Greece’s non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate came to 17.1 percent in the first quarter (Q1) of the year, increasing by 0.9 percentage points from the last quarter of 2020, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures showed on Monday.