ATHENS, Dec 12 (Reuters) - Greece plans to stop collecting an unpopular property tax through electricity bills and impose a unified real estate levy instead, after an outcry over poor households...
ATHENS, Dec 12 (Reuters) - European Central Bank funding to Greek banks fell by 1.79 billion euros ($2.47 billion) in November, while emergency liquidity assistance (ELA) from the country's central bank rose by 1.47 billion euros, the Bank of Greece said on Thursday.
its outlook for southern European banks is mixed for 2014. Of its rated financial institutions in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Greece , Cyprus, Andorra and Malta, 60% are currently on Negative Outlook. However, the picture varies markedly
ATHENS, Dec 12 (Reuters) - Greece 's central government posted a primary budget surplus of 1.2 billion euros between January and November, the country's deputy finance minister Christos Staikouras...
* Dufry buys remaining 49 pct in HDF, two years ahead of plan
Total ( TOT ) and Azerbaijan state-owned Socar - chose TAP to transport natural gas from Shah Deniz in Azerbaijan via Turkey, Greece , Albania, across the Adriatic Sea and into Europe. The final shareholder structure in the planned Trans Anatolia natural
ATHENS, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Greece approved a bill on Wednesday to unfreeze a 7.6 billion euro ($10.47 billion) toll road project, reviving what was the biggest foreign investment in the country until it was halted by the euro zone debt crisis three years ago.
ATHENS, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Investors exercised about 2.4 percent of Alpha Bank's 1.23 billion outstanding warrants to buy shares in Greece 's fourth-largest lender from bank rescue fund HFSF, its major shareholder, an official at the bank said on Wednesday.
* September jobless rate inches up to 27.4 pct from 27.3 pct in August
ATHENS, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Greece 's jobless rate rose to 27.4 percent in September, inching up slightly after remaining steady at 27.3 percent for the two previous months, data showed on Wednesday.