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Prime Minister Mitsotakis at Economist conference: ‘Extremely optimistic about Greece’s economy’

The Greek economy withstood the onslaught of the coronavirus pandemic and is ready to revive,

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Greek economy to grow by 4.1 pct in 2021, IMF says

The Greek economy will contract in 2020 but will return to positive growth rates in 2021, the

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Privatisations boosted Greek GDP by 1.0 billion euros annually in 2011-2019, IOBE reports

Privatisations boosted the country’s GDP by around 1.0 billion euros annually, on average, in the period 2011-2019, while the average impact

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Greek budget envisages 2.5 pct growth rate in 2019

The Greek government on Wednesday tabled in Parliament the 2019 state budget which envisages an economic growth 2.5 pct in 2019 from 2.1 pct this year and a primary surplus of 3.98 pct of GDP this year, up from a budget target for a surplus of 3.5 pct.

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Water Scarcity in Middle East and North Africa: A cause for instability and the major consequences

By GEORGE KOULOURIS Τhe Middle East and North Africa region concern, mainly, the international opinion due to the turmoil resulting from the Arab Spring from 2011 onwards, the Syrian crisis and the ISIS. However, on the already existing issues water scarcity should be added in particular. This problem combined with the rising in demand for water […]

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The primary budget surplus has reached 4.14% of GDP last year, say Finance ministry officials

Greece’s primary budget surplus reached 4.14 percent of gross domestic product last year, based on the terms of the country’s economic adjustment program, according to Finance Ministry officials.

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The Hellenic Statistical Authority revises its GDP growth estimate for 2017 upwards to 1,5%

Greece on Wednesday revised its estimate for GDP growth in 2017 upwards to 1.5 pct, from an initial estimate of 1.4 pct in March.

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Moody’s forecasts a 2% GDP growth for Greece, maintains B3 ratings with positive outlook

Greece’s growth rate for GDP is forecast at 2%, Moody’s rating agency said late on Wednesday, maintaining the country’s rating at B3 with a positive outlook.

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Greek economy is growing with the fastest rate since 2008, says the Hellenic Fiscal Council

Greece’s economic growth rate in the first quarter of the year expanded at the fastest pace since 2008, said the Hellenic Fiscal Council in a quarterly report on Wednesday.

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Greece is meeting its targets on the primary surplus for 2018-2019, says government official

“There is no doubt that the government is meeting its [primary surplus] targets for 2018-2019 and the discussion is now focused only on the size [of surplus] that will allow tax reductions and focused interventions on spending,” a Greek government official told reporters on Thursday.

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