Greek budget deficit worse than thought
Greece's 2009 budget deficit was much worse than previously estimated, according to figures from the European Union.
Eurostat says the country's deficit was 15.4% of its annual economic output, rather than the the initial figure of 13.6% reported in April.
Greece said the figures would mean it would not be able to cut debts by as much as originally planned.
Malcolm Brabant reports from Athens.
16 Nov 2010
- From the section Business