Road motor vehicles going into circulation for the first time rose by 10.3 percent in July compared to an increase of 40.3 percent in June, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Wednesday.
Greece’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 1.4 percent year-on-year (YoY) in July, accelerating from the 1 percent rise in June, according to the latest data from the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released on Monday.
Greece’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) increased by 8.8 percent year-on-year (YoY) in June, from a 14.1 percent rise in May, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Monday.
National Bank of Greece (NBG) reported a profit after tax from continuing operations of 622 million euros in the first half (H1), compared with a profit of 465 million euros in the same period of 2020, a rise of 34 pct.
Piraeus Bank posted a loss of 2.45 billion euros in the first half (H1) of 2021 due to impairments related to Covid and the NPE clean-up from loan securitisations.
Greece’s manufacturing PMI stood at 57.4 points in July, from 58.6 points in June, signalling the ongoing improvement in market conditions in Greece, Markit data showed on Monday
The forward momentum in the Greek banking sector gathered pace on Friday when the results of the 2021 stress tests were announced.
Greece’s retail sales index continued its impressive rise with a 15 percent year-on-year (YoY) rise in May, from a slightly revised jump of 38.8 percent in April, according to Hellenic Statistical Authority data released on Friday.
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) resumed its recovery path in July, rising to 111.2 points, from 108.7 in June, according to European Commission figures released on Thursday.
Credit movement in the Greek private sector increased by an annual 2.3 percent in June, from a 2.2 percent rise in May, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Tuesday.