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Finance Ministry confirms budget deficit ahead of target in August

Δημοσίευση 22 Σεπτεμβρίου 2012, 13:17 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
Finance Ministry confirms budget deficit ahead of target in August
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Greece’s state budget deficit in the first eight months of the year was 12.5 billion euros compared with a budget target of 15.2 billion euros, according to figures from the Finance Ministry.
Greece’s state budget deficit in the first eight months of the year was 12.5 billion euros compared with a budget target of 15.2 billion euros, according to figures from the Finance Ministry.

The primary deficit in the period was 1.4 billion euros, compared with a target of 4.2 billion euros, the Athens-based ministry said in an e-mailed statement today. The figures are in line with preliminary data released on Sept. 11.


Πηγή: Ektathimerini.com