Ana sayfa Kadınların Alışveriş Yarışına Soktuğu Ülkeler Young women with shopping bags sit outside a shop along the commercial Ermou Street in central Athens

Young women with shopping bags sit outside a shop along the commercial Ermou Street in central Athens

Young women with shopping bags sit outside a shop along the commercial Ermou Street in central Athens May 30, 2014. Greek retail sales by volume fell 0.8 percent in March compared to the same month last year,statistics service ELSTAT said on Friday. The reading had risen at a revised annual pace of 0.9 percent in February, more than previously estimated. Hit by the country’s deep recession and record unemployment, retail sales declined by about 40 percent in 2009-2013 as a result of austerity policies imposed under the terms of its international bailout. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis (GREECE – Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)