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greek economy

Greece records primary surplus in virus stricken economy

Greece’s Finance Ministry announced a primary state budget surplus of 831 million euros in the first two months of the year, down from a budget target for a surplus of 929 million…

IMF predicts accelerated growth and job creation in 2019 1

IMF predicts accelerated growth and job creation in 2019

The IMF released its first post-programme monitoring report which forecast the acceleration of growth and job creation in Greece for 2019, while public sector financing needs remain manageable. The report monitored the…

Greek economy recovering says Budget Office 3

Greek economy recovering says Budget Office

The Head of the Parliamentary Budget Office, Fragkiskos Koutentakis said on Thursday that the Greek economy is slowly returning to growth with rising employment and wages. These were the conclusions of the…

Greece ranks 72nd in ease of doing business 5

Greece ranks 72nd in ease of doing business

The World Bank annual report «Doing Business 2019» gave Greece an overall ranking of 72nd place out of 190 countries, in terms of regulatory improvements and practices that afford businesses an efficient…

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US hurts Greece with taxes on steel pipe imports

The intention of the US government to impose duties on the imports of large steel pipes from six countries, including Greece, has caused turbulence in the domestic market. The Trump administration has…