With Greece having completed two weeks of general lockdown and as Covid-19 data continued to cause alarm, Finance Minister Christos Staikouras tabled to Parliament on Friday the final 2021 budget, which was substantially revised from the draft document submitted at the start of October.
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance posted a deficit of 498.8 million in September compared to a surplus of 79.7 million euros in August, Bank of Greece (BoG) data showed on Friday.
Eurobank recorded net results of a loss of 1.08 billion euros in the nine-month period (9M) of 2020 compared to net profits of 94.3 million in 9M 2019.
Greece’s industrial turnover fell by 10.7 percent year-on-year (YoY) in September compared to a revised drop of 15 percent in August, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data published on Thursday showed.
Greece’s central government debt increased by 1.99 billion euros to 364.86 billion euros quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) in the third quarter (Q3) of 2020, from 362.87 billion euros in the previous quarter, the Finance Ministry's (MoF) debt bulletin showed on Thursday.
Greece managed to clear on Wednesday the fourth post-programme review for this year and the third since the pandemic broke.
Greece’s central government primary cash balance recorded a deficit of 9.04 billion euros in the first ten months of the year according to figures released by the Bank of Greece (BoG).
The month-on-month rise in Greece's new tax debt came to 695 million euros in September, data from the Independent Authority of Public Revenues (IAPR) has shown.
The European Travel Commission (ETC) has examined tourism trends in the light of the second coronavirus wave and found that arrivals in Europe in the first eight months of the year were down by 68 percent compared to 2019.
The budget primary balance recorded a deficit of 9.06 billion euros in the first ten months of 2020, compared to a surplus of 5.74 billion noted in October 2019, the preliminary Finance Ministry (MoF) budget execution bulletin for October showed on Monday.