The Greek economy grew by 1.9 pct in 2018, with the country's GDP totaling 190.8 billion euros, from 187.2 billion in 2017, Hellenic Statistical Authority said in a report released on Thursday.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the first post-programme review on Greece on Wednesday, in order to determine progress of the economy.
Long-term quality investors bought around 90 pct of the 10-year Greek bond, with most investors based in the UK, the Public Debt Management Organization said in a report released on Wednesday.
Three out of 10 households in Greece report annual income of less than 10,000 euros, a study conducted by the research arm of the Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen & Merchants (GSEVEE) announced on Tuesday.
Tax inspectors are now focusing on individual taxpayers, who until recently were not on the authorities’ radar as interest was focused on large-scale tax evasion by businesses.
Greece achieved a financial recovery feat on Tuesday, in the aftermath of a bruising, decade long financial crisis, upon selling €2.5 billion of 10-year bonds for the first team since it was entrapped into the vicious cycle of depression.
The interest rate of the new 10-year Greek bond was set at 3.90 pct with the Greek state draining 2.5 billion euros from the market, up from an initial target of 2.0 billion euros.
Maran Dry Management, the company owned by John Angelicoussis, has directed two aged capesize vessels towards the demolition market last week.
Germany's parliamentary president Wolfgang Schaeuble admitted in a newspaper interview on Monday that he had “asked a lot” of the Greeks when he was finance minister at the peaks of the country's crisis, but had good reason to do so.
Demonstrating its commitment to the recovery of the Greek economy and the strengthening of entrepreneurship, the European Investment Bank (EIB) said this week that in 2018 it had financed a record number of projects, making Greece the…