EC forecasts 9 pct dip followed by 5 pct recovery but new lockdown not factored inEconomyMacroeconomy
The European Commission published on Thursday the economic forecasts for Europe within the context of the 2020 autumn forecasts.
Economic sentiment up to 92.3 in October, consumer confidence drops for fourth consecutive monthEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) rose by 2.8 points month-on-month in October to reach 92.3 points, European Commission (EC) figures showed on Thursday.
WWF sets out road to green economic recovery in post-Covid landscapeEconomyFeatures
WWF Greece has released a blueprint for Greece’s green recovery which outlines a number of steps for the government to take to improve the country’s environmental profile.
Greece buoyed by diplomatic progress on Turkey ahead of EU summit as it plans to reduce refugee campsPoliticsGreek Politics
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will be in Brussels on Friday to attend a summit of EU leaders where the response to Turkey’s recent actions in the eastern Mediterranean is expected to form a large part of the agenda.
EU migration pact meets with lukewarm reception in AthensPoliticsGreek Politics
The European Commission’s proposal for a new migration pact, touted by commissioners as a "a proper single cohesive migration policy", has been received in Athens with guarded enthusiasm.
Consumer confidence drops by 6 pts as economic sentiment declines in SeptemberEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) dropped by 1.2 points month-on-month in September to reach 89.5 points, European Commission (EC) figures showed on Tuesday.
Seventh post-bailout review completed, lenders flag up state arrears and unpaid pensionsEconomyProgramme
Greece officially completed its seventh post-programme review on Wednesday, when the European Commission released the relevant report.
VAT gap of 30.1 pct in 2018 keeps Greece among worst performers in EUEconomyFeatures
The European Commission's VAT Gap report has revealed that the European Union lost an estimated 140 billion in Value-Added Tax (VAT) revenues in 2018, equal to a total revenue loss of 11 percent across the EU.
Economic sentiment at 90.7 in Aug, construction and retail dipEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) edged down by 0.1 points month-on-month in August to reach 90.7 points, European Commission (EC) figures showed on Friday.
Grim picture in labour market obliges govt to provide more job support schemesEconomyFeatures
The government is taking measures to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on unemployment, particularly in sectors directly or indirectly connected to the tourism industry.