Greek current account surplus widens in June

Greece’s current account surplus widened in June compared to the same month last year, according to balance of payments figures released by the central bank on Wednesday.

The surplus stood at 1.373 billion euros ($1.82 billion) versus a surplus of 898 million euros in June 2013.

Tourism revenues rose to 1.987 billion euros in June from 1.709 billion euros in the same month in 2013.