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…
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 stocks ended slightly lower in thin trading conditions in the last session of the week in the Athens Stock Exchange, with investors sidelined awaiting the return of the institutions in Athens and the beginning of negotiations with the…
Germany's chancellor is apparently willing to meet the IMF halfway and specify possible measures for easing Greek debt very soon, according to a report carried in the German newspaper "Handelsblatt" on Friday.
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.
The Greek economy could grow by 2.5 pct this year on conditions, the Bank of Greece said in its Annual Report, presented by governor Yiannis Stournaras on Friday.
Fraport Greece signed a contract with the Greek state for fire safety services in all 14 regional airports to be managed by Fraport under a 40-year concession agreement.
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.
Greece's producer's price index in the industrial sector grew 9.7 pct in January this year compared with the same month in 2016, after a 7.3 pct decline recorded in the 2016/2015 period, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Friday.
Hellenic Petroleum announced record profits, production and exports in 2016 and said that last year it managed to lower its debt and to raise its domestic market share.