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Finance Ministry wants cuts in local government expenses

Local government urged to cut expenses in electricity, water, communications, transportation and overtime pay
As part of drawing up the state budget for 2017, the General Accounting Office...

Budget for 2017 will be focused on austerity and pensions

Ministries of Education, Healthcare and National Defense will see their budgets increase next year
The Alternate Minister of Finance Giorgos Houliarakis has announced details on the budget for 2017 via a circular, with expenses...

Ministry of Finance announces move to the former “Keranis” building

Alt. Finance Minister Alexiadisargues that the move to the renovated building will cut state expenses
The Alternate Minister of Finance Tryfon Alexiadis announced that as part of the coalition government’s policy of cutting expenses...

Primary surplus amounts to 4.34 billion euros at the end of November

The Finance Ministry documented a 1.35bn euro shortfall in public revenue during the same 11-month period
The Ministry of Finances announced that the primary surplus amounted to 4.34 billion euros at the end of November, which is...

Finance Ministry announces €4.51bn primary surplus in October

Published data shows that the net revenue fell short by about 2.12 billion euros during the same period
A primary surplus of 4.51 billion euros was achieve in the January-to-October period in 2015 compared to a target of 2.42 billion...

Farmers to debate the future of their strike actions over tax hikes

Thursday meeting between farmer delegation and Alt. Finance Minister turns out to be ‘fruitless’
A farmer delegation met with the Alternate Minister of Finances Tryfon Alexiadis on Thursday, in order to discuss a number of...

Budget: Primary surplus despite a decline in tax revenue

This development has been attributed to the delay in payments and State expenses
A three-billion euro primary surplus was documented at the end of September, despite tax revenue having dropped by about...

Theodorakis: “The River will not vote for any new taxes”

The River leader claimed that he will save money by cutting expenses and tackling tax evasion
The head of the River Stavros Theodorakis claimed that his MPs will not be voting for any new taxes, while stressing that he...

Central government cash deficit reduced to 1.417 billion euros in July

Bank of Greece figures also indicate ordinary budget expenses dropped to 25.712 billion euros
According to the data published by the Bank of Greece, the cash deficit of the central government shrunk to 1.416 billion euros...

General government to slash expenses and budgets for 2016

Alt Finance Minister issues circular regarding general government body expenses and budgets
The Alternate Minister of Finances Dimitris Mardas has issued strict orders regarding expenses to the ministries and various...