debt relief

The IMF does not require new austerity measures

The International Monetary Fund does not see any risk of deviating from the budgetary targets set in the Greek program and therefore does not...

Trump-Tsipras meeting with positive messages for investments and debt relief

In the joint statements after US President Donald Trump’s meeting with the Greek Prime Minister and their meeting with both countries’ delegations, Mr. Trump...

Lagarde: The implementation of the agreement on debt relief is essential

“After many years of economic recession, Greece is turning page, the huge efforts of the Greek people are fruitful and there is a visible,...

Lagarde: The IMF asks only for the implementation of what has been agreed

In a press conference on the occasion of the annual summit of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, IMF Managing Director...

Schäuble: A debt relief for Greece is currently off the agenda

In an interview with “Mannheimer Morgen” newspaper, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble stressed once more that Greece should implement the reform program and become...

Fitch upgrades Greece’s credit standing

Fitch Ratings has upgraded Greece’s credit standing to “B-“ from “CCC”, with positive outlook. “General government debt sustainability will steadily improve, underpinned by on-going...

German Finance Minister Schäuble avoids promising a debt relief for Greece

Within the scope of Monday’s Eurogroup meeting, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble met with his French counterpart Bruno Le Maire. After their meeting, Mr....

Debt relief to be discussed in the next Eurogroup meeting

In the Eurogroup meeting of May 22nd it was acknowledged that Greece has made progress and has fulfilled its commitments, however the debt relief...

Schäuble says “No” to a freeze of Greek interest rates

The German financial newspaper “Handelsblatt” published an extensive article on the issue of Greek debt relief, stressing that the German Finance Ministry and its...

Moscovici on the Greek debt: A necessary and fair agreement is becoming apparent

According to the European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Pierre Moscovici, the way for Greek debt relief measures is open. “A necessary and...