Economy

Budget for 2017 to be submitted to the Parliament

The 2017 budget will be submitted to the Parliament on Monday, following the fiscal agreement reached in the negotiations of the government’s economic officials...

Deviation of Schaeuble-Dijsselbloem views on Greek debt

Adhering to the familiar tough line, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble reiterated in a recent interview that a possible relief of Greek debt would...

Greece and Italy abstained from voting for the EU budget

Greece and Italy abstained from voting for the EU budget for 2017, considering the final compromise proposal tabled by the Slovak Presidency and accepted...

Schaeuble: Discussion of debt relief, a disservice to Greece

The debate on debt relief would do Greece a disservice, German Fin Min Wolfgang Schaeuble said in an interview with the Passauer Neue Press. Earlier...

New round of negotiations with the Institutions

The technical teams of the Institutions return to Greece on Monday to continue negotiations with the Greek government, while the heads of the creditors’...

IMF: The debt measures need not to be implemented in advance

The measures to relieve Greece’s public debt can be conditional to Greece reaching specific targets and need not to be implemented up front for...

Greece could be included in the quantitative easing program under specific conditions

The European Central Bank (ECB) could include Greek bonds in the quantitative easing (QE) program in the first quarter of 2017 under specific conditions,...

Government anticipates a discussion on Greece’s debt

The recent Eurogroup meeting has raised the government’s expectations, as it appears that a solution may be found to the review and debt issues...

Eurogroup: Decisions on Greek debt issue after the second review

In its meeting on Monday, Eurogroup suggested that the second review of Greece’s program should be completed as soon as possible, so that decisions...

Dijsselbloem reference to short term measures for debt relief

In an internal document, head of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem states that the completion of the first assessment paves the way for the implementation...

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