Tsipras and Lagarde Meet to Discuss Greece’s Progress in Economic Program

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and IMF chief Christine Lagarde discussed the progress in Greece’s economic program on the sidelines of the Belt and Road Forum.

IMF Communications Director Gerry Rice has issued the following statement in Beijing:

“The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde met with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras today in Beijing on the sidelines of the Belt and Road Forum. They took the opportunity to discuss progress being made in Greece’s economic program. They exchanged views on next steps and the importance of continued implementation of agreed reforms and support from Greece’s partners, including appropriate debt relief measures.”