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Greece’s Growth Rate to Reach 7.5% in 2021 According to New Projections

Finance Minister Christos Staikouras and Alternate Minister Theodoros Skylakakis on Monday brought a draft for the 2021 state budget before Parliament. The plan envisages a...

Greek Ministry of Finance Will Pay for Coronavirus Vaccinations

Greek Finance Minister Christos Staikouras stated on Thursday that the country has put funding in place to cover the costs associated with the coronavirus...

Greece Extends Unemployment, Other Coronavirus-Related Financial Measures

It was announced that a new financial package addressing the many economic ramifications of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic will be presented to Greece's Minister...

New Greek Foreign and Finance Ministers Named as Mitsotakis Appoints Cabinet

Newly elected Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced his cabinet a few hours after he was sworn in by President Prokopis Pavlpoulos. Prominent New Democracy lawmaker...

Greek Finance Ministry Amplifies School and Hospital Heating Funding

The Greek Ministry of Finance announced today that the State Treasury has approved a 51.5 million euro fund packaged to cover the increased heating...

State Bill Payments Still Lagging

The State’s General Accounting Office has paid 4.3 billion euros in overdue bills but still owes 1.4 billion euros to individuals, with some businesses...

Greece Pays 4.3B Euros in Debts

The Deputy Minister of Finance, Christos Staikouras made an announcement on September 4 regarding the repayment of the outstanding debts equal to 4.3 billion...

Greece Still Paying Dead Pensioners

Despite repeated investigations into fraudulent pensions, Greece is still paying 2,260 dead people, more than six months after the benefits were supposed to have...

Greek Economy Keeps Shrinking

With the government for a glimmer of a glimpse of a hope for the start of a recovery next year, the Greek economy shrank...

What Did Samaras Tell Schaeuble?

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble met in Athens with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras for only 40 minutes - 10 minutes longer than scheduled...

Greeks Squeezed For 7B Euros In Taxes

With expected tax revenues far off expectations because of the effect of austerity measures, Greek taxpayers are being pushed to come up with 7...

Bill Paying Lags, Greek Deficit Grows

Just as Greece seemed to be heading toward getting back on its feet financially, the country's primary deficit grew in the wake of an...

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