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Alternative energy is the way forward

Alternative energy is the way forward Deputy Minister for Economic Diplomacy & Openness Kostas Fragogiannis raised the significance of green development for the future of Greece’s economy at the 5th German-Hellenic Economic Forum, held online this week. Addressing the event titled “Vision of Growth-Emblematic Investments,” the minister noted that “the way forward for the Greek […]

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First Skopje Economic Forum on June 23

First Skopje Economic Forum on June 23 On June 23, the Delphi Economic Forum will be organizing the first edition of the Skopje Economic Forum. The one-day conference will be dedicated to exploring North Macedonia’s economic and political prospects within the wider region. It will feature a host of top government officials and economic actors […]

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Economic Sanctions of Pericles 2,500 Years Ago Backfired, Prolonging War

Economic Sanctions of Pericles 2,500 Years Ago Backfired, Prolonging War Pericles’ Funeral Oration by Phillipp Foltz (1852). Public Domain Sanctions date back to antiquity, with the “Megarian Decree” issued by Athenian statesman Pericles in 432 BC being the first economic sanction recorded. The Megarian Decree was an act of revenge by the Athenians for the […]

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Greek-German forum focuses on investments

Greek-German forum focuses on investments The fifth Greek-German Economic Forum, titled “Vision of Growth – Emblematic Investments,” runs on Tuesday with the participation of nine top government officials from Greece and Germany. The event is organized by the German-Greek Chamber of Commerce and Industry. For more information and to arrange business-to-business meetings visit: www.german-chamber.gr. Source […]

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Minister praises handling of unprecedented crisis

Minister praises handling of unprecedented crisis The government “handled an unprecedented economic crisis in all fields and at all levels methodically, with seriousness and insight. It supported public health, it supported households and businesses with measures approaching 40 billion euros in the period 2020-2021,” Finance Minister Christos Staikouras said on Thursday at the second Regional […]

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The gap between words and actions in economic policy

The gap between words and actions in economic policy Who sets the tone for economic policy? The question sounds paradoxical, but perhaps some of the things that are happening are also paradoxical. Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis had repeatedly advocated tax relief for wage labor, as a matter of priority. The most convenient way was and […]

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Rental cut set to end this month

Rental cut set to end this month The restart of economic activity is bringing an end to the period of rental reductions and exemptions.  In a statement on Tuesday, the Finance Ministry said that as things stand “June will be the last month during which certain favorable regulations will apply with regards to the obligation […]

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Economic sentiment returning to pre-pandemic levels

Economic sentiment returning to pre-pandemic levels The economy appears ready to rebound for good, as the Economic Sentiment Index of the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE) has returned to the same high it enjoyed before the pandemic, reaching 108.6 points in May, from 97.9 points in April. Even more impressive was the report […]

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Is Greece still moving downward, stable at a low level or improving?

Is Greece still moving downward, stable at a low level or improving? As if the economic downfall of Greece in the last decade was not enough to send the country’s economy 30 years back – reaching 62 percent of the EU27 average per capita income in 2020 compared to 88 percent in 2009 (a 30 […]

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Economic collaborations approved between Greek, Turkish FMs

Economic collaborations approved between Greek, Turkish FMs A catalogue of economic collaboration programs was approved at the Monday meeting of Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Dendias and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu, diplomatic sources said on the day. This catalogue comprises a total of 25 thematic areas of interest, 15 proposed by the Greek side, and […]

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Italy Ratifies Exclusive Economic Zone Agreement With Greece

Italy Ratifies Exclusive Economic Zone Agreement With Greece The Italian flag flying at the Altare Della Patria, Piazza Venezia, in Rome. Credit: Mariom 990 – Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 The Italian Senate ratified on Friday the 2020 maritime agreement with Greece, with which the two EU member states delimited their Exclusive Economic Zones. ”Greece welcomes the […]

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Peloni: Greece, Turkey continuing contacts on economic & trade collaborations

Peloni: Greece, Turkey continuing contacts on economic & trade collaborations Greece and Turkey have held differing viewpoints in the past and still do, but at the same time there is a willingness “to promote a positive agenda and a range of collaborations in the economy and trade sectors,” government spokesperson Aristotelia Peloni said on Wednesday. […]

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Ethniki Bank: Large increase in economic activity in April and May

Ethniki Bank: Large increase in economic activity in April and May Ethniki Bank proceeded with an upward adjustment of its forecasts for the Greek economy, after the strong response of the market to the gradual opening of activities from the beginning of April. Based on the updated estimate of the bank’s financial analysis department for […]

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Petsas: Immediate economic support to the fire stricken

Petsas: Immediate economic support to the fire stricken Interior Minister Stelios Petsas who is visiting on Sunday the village of Alepochori accompanied by a government delegation, announced an immediate 600-euros economic support to the fire stricken from the region of Corinth and from western Attica for their first needs and up to 6,000 euros for […]

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H Roche χρυσός χορηγός του Delphi Economic Forum 2021 – Καινοτόμες προσεγγίσεις και συνεργασία, με επίκεντρο τον ασθενή

H Roche χρυσός χορηγός του Delphi Economic Forum 2021 – Καινοτόμες προσεγγίσεις και συνεργασία, με επίκεντρο τον ασθενή Πρώτη καταχώρηση: Πέμπτη, 20 Μαΐου 2021, 14:06 Η Roche ήταν χρυσός χορηγός του 6ου Οικονομικού Φόρουμ των Δελφών (Delphi Economic Forum VI), υποστηρίζοντας την ανάπτυξη ενός γόνιμου και εποικοδομητικού διαλόγου για σημαντικά θέματα που αφορούν στη χώρα, […]

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Greece, leader in the Balkans

Greece, leader in the Balkans After a decade lost, due to the economic crisis and then to the pandemic, Greece is back to playing its natural role as the leading power in the Balkans. It is a role that is welcomed by most of Southeastern Europe. We may not have the kind of economic penetration […]

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Cyprus president unveils ‘ambitious’ economic stimulus plan

Cyprus president unveils ‘ambitious’ economic stimulus plan Cyprus’ president on Monday unveiled a 4.4 billion-euro ($5.34 billion) economic stimulus plan, which he described as the “most ambitious ever” in the country’s 61-year history as an independent republic. Nicos Anastasiades said the five-pronged plan is projected to add another 7% to the gross domestic product over […]

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Η Bayer Ελλάς στο Delphi Economic Forum

Η Bayer Ελλάς στο Delphi Economic Forum Πρώτη καταχώρηση: Τρίτη, 18 Μαΐου 2021, 15:44 Με διπλή εμφάνιση και εκτεταμένη συμμετοχή ολοκληρώθηκε η παρουσία της Bayer στο 6ο Οικονομικό Φόρουμ των Δελφών που πραγματοποιήθηκε στο Ζάππειο Μέγαρο, από τις 10 μέχρι τις 15 Μαΐου 2021. Την εταιρεία εκπροσώπησε ο κ. Andreas Pollner, Διευθύνων Σύμβουλος της Bayer […]

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AP: Cyprus President reveals “ambitious” economic stimulus plan

AP: Cyprus President reveals “ambitious” economic stimulus plan Αssociated Press reports from Nicosia that Cyprus’ president on Monday unveiled a 4.4 billion-euro ($5.34 billion) economic stimulus plan, which he described as the “most ambitious ever” in the country’s 61-year history as an independent republic. Nicos Anastasiades said the five-pronged plan is projected to add another […]

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Delphi Forum: 32 billion euros from the Economic Recovery Fund by 2026

Delphi Forum: 32 billion euros from the Economic Recovery Fund by 2026 “The 32 billion euros of the Recovery Fund that will leverage another 30 billion from the private sector will have entered the economy by 2026 and you understand the mobility and dynamics that will be created”, stressed the Deputy Minister of Development and […]

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Deloitte: Το μεγαλύτερο σε αξία brand στις εμπορικές υπηρεσίες

Στο πλαίσιο του World Economic Forum που διεξάχθηκε στο Davos της Ελβετίας στο τέλος Ιανουαρίου, η Deloitte, για τρίτη συνεχή χρονιά, αναδείχθηκε από την Brand Finance ως το πιο ισχυρό και σημαντικότερο σε αξία brand εμπορικών υπηρεσιών στον κόσμο, με την αξία του να αγγίζει τα 27δις δολάρια και τον δείκτη πιστοληπτικής ικανότητας το ΑΑΑ+. […]

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Καντώρος (INTERAMERICAN): Aύξηση της ικανοποίησης των ασφαλισμένων κατά την πανδημία

Ιδιαίτερα υψηλού ενδιαφέροντος ήταν το ετήσιο GREEK ECONOMIC SUMMIT – GES 2020, που οργάνωσε για 31η χρονιά -διαδικτυακά φέτος- το Ελληνο-Αμερικανικό Εμπορικό Επιμελητήριο σε συνεργασία με το Χρηματιστήριο Αθηνών, από 1 έως 3 Δεκεμβρίου. Το συνέδριο πραγματοποιήθηκε με τη στρατηγική συνεργασία και συμμετοχή του U.S. Chamber of Commerce και του Atlantic Counsil, με στόχο την προβολή στις Η.Π.Α. επενδυτικών ευκαιριών που δημιουργούνται στην Ελλάδα. Σε ενότητα […]

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Καντώρος: Ψήφος εμπιστοσύνης η αυξημένη ικανοποίηση ασφαλισμένων εν μέσω πανδημίας

Ιδιαίτερα υψηλού ενδιαφέροντος ήταν το ετήσιο GREEK ECONOMIC SUMMIT – GES 2020, που οργάνωσε για 31η χρονιά -διαδικτυακά φέτος- το Ελληνο-Αμερικανικό Εμπορικό Επιμελητήριο σε συνεργασία με το Χρηματιστήριο Αθηνών, από 1 έως 3 Δεκεμβρίου. Το συνέδριο πραγματοποιήθηκε με τη στρατηγική συνεργασία και συμμετοχή του V.S. Chamber of Commerce και του Atlantic Counsil, με στόχο την […]

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