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Prosecution of Former ELSTAT Chief Is Another Diversion from Greece’s Harsh Economic Reality

This summer the Greek government is creating a series of diversions in order to make the populace forget temporarily the enormous new taxes they...

EU Letter Violates Greek Constitution, Alternate Justice Min Says

"The letter of Valdis Dombrovskis, Pierre Moscovisi and Marianne Thyssen does not only violate the Greek Constitution but also the EU institutional acquis," Alternate...

Greek Government ‘Surprised’ by EC Intervention on Supreme Court’s ELSTAT Probe

The European Commission wants the Greek government to take an official stand on press reports that the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) had rigged data...

New Construction in Greece Practically at a Standstill, Latest Stats Reveal

According to the latest figures released by the Greek statistical agency ELSTAT, new construction for the first 5 months of 2016 across Greece has seen...

Former ELSTAT Chief Andreas Georgiou Opposes Criminal Charges

“I don’t regret it one bit. I’d have done exactly the same again — in a heartbeat,” Andreas Georgiou, former ELSTAT chief said to...

PM Tsipras: FT’s Article on Greek GDP Data is ‘Best Response to Doomsayers’

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras responded to an article published in the Financial Times on Friday, which commented favorably on Greek economic data and...

Greece Still in Recession for 2nd Quarter of 2016

Greece remained in recession for the second quarter of 2016, showing a 0.7% drop in gross domestic product, according to the Hellenic Statistical Authority...

Greek Fruit and Vegetable Exports Increase in First Half of 2016

Fruit exports surged in the first half of 2016, increasing by 47.4% in volume and 25.7% in value as 787,444 tons were exported bringing...

Documented Greek Unemployment Holds at 23.5% in May

The unemployment rate in Greece is holding steady according to the statistics agency ELSTAT. On Thursday the agency said that the jobless rate was at...

Former Head of ELSTAT Will Face Charges for Allegedly Inflating 2009 Deficit, Supreme Court...

Greece's Supreme Court on Monday partially revoked a decision to drop charges against Andreas Georgiou, the former head of Greece's independent Statistics Agency ELSTAT,...

Unemployment in Greece Drops to 23.3% in April

Unemployment in Greece stood at 23.3% in April, exactly two percentage points down from the April 2015 figure, according to ELSTAT figures released on...

Greek Road Accidents Rose by 12.3% But With Fewer Deaths

Greek statistics for road accidents rose by 12.3 percent in April compared to the previous year, according to the Hellenic Statistical Authority of Greece...