Greece's current account deficit shrank in March from the same month last year, according to balance of payments figures released by the central bank on Thursday.
The deficit stood at 44 million euros ($60.12 million) from 1.24 billion euros in March 2013.
Tourism revenues rose to 195 million euros in March from 151 million in the same month in 2013. [Reuters]
The World Bank has approved a loan designed to support Albania’s efforts to reduce the impact of the global financial crisis on the local financial sector.