ECONOMY

eab-hostage-to-unionists
ECONOMY

A small group of unionists are constantly creating problems in the execution of contracts for Lockheed Martin by state corporation Hellenic Aerospace Industry (EAB), as they are opposed to the ongoing restructuring of the company. This means the new contracts that EAB seeks to land are at risk of being lost.


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ECONOMY

The British School at Athens and the Greek Politics Specialist Group are organizing a research webinar on June 21 featuring Iosif Kovras of the University of Cyprus and Stathis Kalyvas of the University of Oxford, and titled “Who’s Sorry Now? Explaining (Non) Apologies in Post-Crisis Europe.”


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EMPLOYMENT

Greece’s financially inactive population has posted a worrying increase of 220,000 people within a year according to Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures.

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ECONOMY

Greek industrial output rose 22.5% in April compared to the same month last year, after an upwardly revised 5.7% in March, data from statistics service ELSTAT showed on Thursday.


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ECONOMY

The length of the tourist season this year will determine the final result in terms of arrivals and revenues, Tourism Minister Haris Theocharis stated during an online event on Tuesday titled “Tourism and Safety,” organized by the Citizens’ Protection Ministry.

skylakakis-anticipates-significant-recovery
ECONOMY

“We addressed the pandemic with bravery and the results in the economy are better than expected, so now we are looking forward to a significant [post-pandemic] recovery,” Deputy Finance Minister Thodoros Skylakakis said on Tuesday.



value-of-german-investments
ECONOMY

Over the last three decades, German investments in Greece have contributed toward the modernization of the country, and they will continue to do so through the landmark projects by Volkswagen, RWE and Fraport, German Ambassador to Greece Ernst Reichel told a conference on Tuesday.

greece-mandates-banks-to-reopen-10-year-bond
ECONOMY

Greece has mandated BNP Paribas, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs Bank Europe, HSBC, J.P. Morgan and Nomura as joint lead managers to reopen a 10-year bond, the debt agency said on Tuesday.


gov-t-plans-e-auction-overhaul
ECONOMY

The government is about to reform the system for conducting property auctions so as to render the assets available more attractive and to generate more buyer interest through the online platform e-auction.