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ECB Denies Backing Reduction of Greece’s Primary Surplus Targets

A Greek central banker said the European Central Bank (ECB) expressed support for Greece's efforts to reduce its target for a primary budget surplus...

Eurogroup Urges Greece to Speed Up Required Reforms

Euro zone finance ministers urged Greece to complete the implementation of required reforms by October's end in order to receive the next bailout tranche. Friday's...

Greek Government Says 13 Prior Actions to be Completed Over the Next Week

The Greek government gave its assurance to a eurozone official this week that the 13 outstanding prior actions that Greece has not implemented will...

Could Greece Be Headed to Another Bailout Standoff?

Greece is in the danger zone again with reports that eurozone countries will refuse to release additional funds on account of Athens having implemented...

Proposal of New Euro Zone Fund Might Put Greece under Permanent Fiscal Supervision

The creation of a new fund to shield the euro zone from financial shocks will be discussed at a Eurogroup meeting scheduled for Friday; the fund...

Greece Will Not Get Bailout Tranche in September, German Report Says

The euro zone will not give the green light for bailout funds to Greece in September at the Bratislava Eurogroup on Friday, according to...

Greece on Top of Friday’s Eurogroup Agenda September 9

Greece is the first and main issue on the agenda on Friday (September 9) at a meeting of euro zone finance ministers in Bratislava. The...

European Commission-EWG Urge Greece to Expedite Bailout Requirements

The Euro Working Group discussed Greece's bailout program on Monday ahead of September's Eurogroup, with European Commission sources saying that Athens is behind in...

EC Backs Former Greek Statistics Chief as ELSTAT Scandal Heads to Eurogroup

EU Economics Commissioner Pierre Moscovici met with Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos in Brussels on Monday. In their first meeting since July, the two...

4.5 Bln Euro Deposited in Greek Banks in Two Months

Deposit inflows to Greek banks reached 4.5 billion euros over the last two months, namely after May 24 – the date of the Eurogroup...

Varoufakis Party Might Participate in Future Elections in Greece

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis said his political movement Diem25 might participate in future Greek or European Parliament elections. The outspoken economist spoke to...

Greek FinMin Tsakalotos Backed by France, Italy to Support Spain and Portugal at Eurogroup

The finance ministers of France and Italy agreed with Greek counterpart Euclid Tsakalotos on a more flexible treatment for Portugal and Spain during the...