The European Commission published on Wednesday two key reports, one was in the context of the 2023 spring recommendations and the other was the second report of the post-enhanced surveillance period.
Greece’s travel balance recorded a surplus of 100.2 million euros in March, from 106.8 million euros in February, according to Bank of Greece (BoG) data released on Tuesday.
Greece’s current deficit in March widened to 2.4 billion euros, from a deficit of 1.32 billion euros in February, Bank of Greece (BoG) data showed on Monday.
Greece’s industrial turnover remained in growth territory in March, slowing down considerably to 1.5 percent year-on-year (YoY), February, from 6.7 percent in February, according to data released by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) on Thursday.
Greece’s central government debt recorded a rise of 1.3 billion euros to 401.53 billion euros in Q1 2023, the Finance Ministry's (MoF) debt bulletin showed on Friday.
Greece’s employment balance in April was positive by 123,079 more hires than departures, according to data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system.
The European Commission upped its outlook on Greece for this year in its latest forecast published on Monday. It now expects the Greek economy to grow by 2.4 pct in 2023, from 1.2 seen in the previous estimate in February.
The budget primary balance came to a surplus of 2.34 billion euros in April, compared to a deficit of 799 million euros in the same period of 2022, according to the preliminary Finance Ministry (MoF) budget execution data released on Monday.
The contraction of Greece’s import price index accelerated in March, falling by 12.7 percent year-on-year (YoY), after dropping by 5.6 percent in February, according to data released by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) on Monday.
In its latest financial stability report published on Thursday, the Bank of Greece highlights the progress achieved in domestic banking and notes the challenges that lie ahead for the sector and the Greek economy.