ELSTAT: Greek general gov’t revenue down, spending up in Q4 2017

The Greek general government’s revenue amounted to 25.243 billion euros in the fourth quarter of 2017, from 25.573 billion euros in the same period in 2016, the Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Tuesday. The statistics service, in a quarterly [...]

Council of Economic Experts release first official economic report on basic data for 2017

The first official economic report by the Finance Ministry’s Council of Economic Experts, whose chair is Alternate Finance Minister George Chouliarakis, was published on Thursday with information on basic indicators in the Greek economy [...]

Enterprise Greece and local agency agree to build new marina at Santorini

A protocol of collaboration to build a marina at Monolithos, northeast of the popular Santorini island’s airport, was signed late on Tuesday by state agency Enterprise Greece and the municipal port fund of Thira. The project will have [...]

The Greek companies with the Best Workplace environment in 2018

Great Place to Work Hellas on Monday announced the results of the biggest survey of working environments in Greece. The 16th Best Workplaces 2018 survey, conducted with the academic support of ALBA Graduate Business School and the American College [...]

Reforms and debt reduction, two conditions for IMF’s participation in Greek programme, spox says

The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) involvement in Greece’s programme includes two conditions, reforms and the debt, spokesman Gerry Rice said in Washington, DC on Thursday. During a regular press briefing, Rice said the only [...]

Dragasakis: ‘For us the exit will be clean, without prior actions or provisos’

The four-year plan for reorganising Greece’s economy, including support for the social state in the country, will put a stop to speculation on whether the country’s exit from the financial assistance programme will be “clean” [...]

Results of Greek banks’ stress tests in May, Nouy says

Stress tests for Greek banks will be accelerated with respect to other Eurozone systemic banks in order to complete the process before the next review of the Greek programme, Danièle Nouy, the Chair of the Supervisory Board at the European [...]

“Green” energy investments worth more than 2.5 bln euros scheduled in 2018-2020

Greek Environment and Energy Minister George Stathakis on Thursday signed a ministerial decision outlining the timetable and technical characteristics of auctions for new electricity production units using renewable energy sources in the 2018-2020 [...]

National general collective labour agreement for 2018 to be signed between 26-30 March

The new National General Collective Labour Agreement (EGSSE) for 2018 will be signed between 26-30 March, based on an initial agreement reached between the national-level social partners on Friday. According to sources of the Athens-Macedonian [...]

Greek state budget shows primary surplus of 2.752 billion euros in Jan-Feb

Greek state budget showed a primary surplus of 2.752 billion euros in the January-February period, up from a budget target for a primary surplus of 1.307 billion and a primary surplus of 2.135 billion euros in the corresponding period last year, [...]