Browsing Category

Economy

ESM’s Regling: Greek economy did better than expected in 2016

The European Union is more optimistic than the International Monetary Fund (IMF) about Greece’s economic performance because the numbers for 2016 were better than expected, Klaus Regling said in an interview with Spanish newspaper “El Pais” on Sunday, adding that there are still differences between the Fund and the EU on how to proceed with the…

ADEX closing report

The March contract on the FTSE/ASE Large Cap index was trading at a premium of 0.25 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Friday.

Greek budget primary surplus at 1.019 bln euros in January

Greek budget recorded a primary surplus of 1.019 billion euros in January, from a primary surplus of 1.003 billion in January 2016 and a budget target for a surplus of 670 million euros, official figures showed on Friday.

Greek exports to Russia grew 1.1 pct in 2016

Greek exports to Russia returned to positive group in 2016 after three years of decline, the Greek embassy's Economic and Trade Affairs bureau in Moscow said in a report on bilateral trade relations.