According to officials of the Finance Ministry, Thursday’s EuroWorking Group meeting, where Alternate Finance Minister George Chouliarakis represented Greece, was held amidst a positive atmosphere. As stated by the same officials, the course of implementing the prerequisites for the conclusion of the third review was assessed to be positive.

It is noted that on January 22, the Eurogroup will meet to approve the review conclusion, while the tranche by the ESM, estimated by Ministry sources to reach around 4.5 billion euros, is expected to be disbursed at the beginning of February.

Translation: Eleni Gogou