Greek Retail Sales Edge Up in March -- Market Talk

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1202 GMT - Greek retail sales rose slightly by 0.3% in March on an annual basis after an upwardly revised double-digit growth of 11.2% in February, data from the Greek statistics service show. This is the sixth positive reading in the last seven months. On a monthly basis, retail sales posted a 3.4% drop. Since 2010, retail sales have declined by 36.3%, following a similar drop in disposable household income in the crisis-battered country. (nektaria.stamouli@wsj.com)

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May 31, 2017 08:17 ET (12:17 GMT)