Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) dropped by 0.8 points in March to 113.2 points, from 114 points in February, according to European Commission figures released on Wednesday.
Credit movement in the Greek private sector accelerated to 1.4 per percent year-on-year (YoY) in February, from 0.9 in January and 1.4 percent also seen in December, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures released on Monday showed.
The net private sector deposit movement in the Greek banking system in February remained negative, though much contained at 260 million euros, from negative flow of 2.23 billion seen in January, based on Bank of Greece (BoG) figures released on Monday.
Last year ended on a high with respect to the number of building permits issued in Greece, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Monday.
The budget primary balance for the first two months of 2022 was confirmed to be a surplus of 840 million euros, compared to a deficit of 1.5 billion euros during the same period last year, according to the final Finance Ministry (MoF) budget execution data released on Monday.
Greece’s travel balance recorded a surplus of 60.8 million euros in the opening month of 2022, from 64 million euros in December, according to Bank of Greece (BoG) data released on Thursday.
Greece posted a current account (C/A) deficit of nearly 2 billion euros in January, from 1.71 billion euros in December, Bank of Greece (BoG) data showed on Wednesday.
The rise in the nominal value of apartments in Greece accelerated to 9.1 percent year-on-year (YoY) in the last quarter of 2021, from an upwards revised 8.3 percent in the third quarter, Bank of Greece (BoG) data released on Tuesday showed.
Greece’s employment balance turned positive in February with 15,189 more hirings than departures, according to data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system.
Greece’s industrial turnover remains in recovery mode, rising by 35.4 percent year-on-year (YoY) in January, after a 22.9 percent rise in December, according to data from the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released on Monday.