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Greek Daily News 20/12/2023

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ECONOMY

-Greece is eying up to 10 billion euros in new bond issues in 2024, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing sources. Fitch and S&P Global Ratings raised the country’s rating to investment grade over the past two months.

-International ratings agency DBRS Morningstar on Tuesday (Dec. 20) revised, downward, its forecast for Greek economic growth in 2024, projecting a rise in GDP by 1.3%, down from a previous 2.2%.

REAL ESTATE

Prime office prices rose 2.8% in the first half of 2023, compared to the second half of 2022, according to the data on commercial property indices published on Tuesday by the Bank of Greece (BoG).

CULTURE

The modified pricing will be implemented in two phases, commencing on April 1, 2024, and the second phase on April 1, 2025. The new ticket categories are as follows:

A. Acropolis of Athens: 30 euros
B. Archaeological sites and museums (over 200,000 visitors): 20 euros
C. Archaeological sites and museums (75,000-200,000 visitors): 15 euros
D. Archaeological sites and museums (15,000-75,000 visitors): 10 euros
E. Archaeological sites and museums (under 15,000 visitors): 5 euros