OECD outlines several areas where reforms could boost growth potential
PBO draws attention to effects of climate crisis on public finances
Moody's ups GGB rating by two notches, on par with S&P and Fitch
Return to investment grade overshadowed by flood destruction
Scope Ratings second to give Greece investment grade as attention turns to key players from Sep
New 15-yr issuance and bond switch smooth maturity profile further, although at steep yield
Rising yields, market turbulence limit government's fiscal options
It seems that the Finance Ministry toying with the idea of countering inflation by reducing VAT and special consumption taxes on fuel and basic goods only lasted about a week, partly due to developments on the bond market, which have been exacerbated by the ECB signalling last Thursday that it is set to tighten monetary policy this year.
The finance and economy ministers both argued this week that reducing indirect taxes are not an option on grounds of fiscal prudence. Previously, Finance Minister Christos Staikouras and other ministry officials had suggested that many options were on t...
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