Government tables draft state budget-Greek economy to grow by 2.5 pct in 2019

The draft state budget for 2019 was tabled in Parliament.

The document will be uploaded on the Parliament’s web page, and will be submitted to the Parliament’s Permanent Committee on Financial Affairs for processing.

According to the draft budget plan, the Greek economy is expected to grow by 2.5 pct in 2019 (up from a 2.4 pct provision included in the medium-term programme) and the GDP growth rate this year will be 2.1 pct (up 2.0 pct from the medium-term provisions).