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ESM President: Tranche to Greece Might be Disbursed in Thursday’s Eurogroup

The disbursement of the next bailout tranche to Greece might be approved as early as during Thursday's meeting of euro zone finance ministers in...

ANEL Junior Government Partner Says Greek Reforms are Unconstitutional

Greek right-wing Independent Greeks (ANEL) leader Panos Kammenos, the junior partner of the leftist SYRIZA government, appeared on TV Presenter George Papadakis' morning show...

EU Commissioner Moscovici Says Next Eurogroup to Disburse Greek Tranche

In a statement to the ANA-MPA on Thursday, European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici said he was confident that the next...

Greece Resolves Final Details for Loan Tranche Disbursement

Greece is to close all the bailout program pending issues on Tuesday, after, on Monday, Creditors gave Greece 24 hours to complete prerequisites in...

Austerity Imposed Under Greek Bailouts Violated Rights, Independent UN Expert Finds

There has been "large-scale violation of rights" in Greece as a result of the austerity programmes imposed by its international lenders, independent UN expert...

Eurogroup President: I Admire Greek PM Tsipras

Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem expressed his admiration for Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. In an interview in Le Figaro published...

ECB Dashes Greek Hopes on Lifting ‘Waiver’ on Greek Bonds

All eyes were on the European Central Bank's (ECB) June policy meeting in Vienna on Thursday. Great expectations resulted in disappointment regarding Greece with...

Greece to Receive Next Bailout Tranche by June 13

Α source from the Greek Ministry of Finance said on Wednesday that the first installment of bailout tranches benchmarked for Greece, worth 7.5 billion...

Eurogroup Backstage Drama: IMF’s Disagreement Concerns EZ Finance Ministers

The Eurogroup meeting kept Eurozone finance ministers up until late in another sleepless night on Tuesday, May 24. A deal on Greece was finally...

Greek Fin Min Admits the Poor will Not Benefit from New Measures

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos admitted that Greece's poor will not benefit from the new measures and that Tuesday's Eurogroup outcome was not as good...

Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk Express Pleasure on Eurogroup’s Agreement for Greece

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council president Donald Tusk on Thursday expressed their pleasure on the Eurogroup's agreement for Greece during a...

Greek Budget Office: Automatic Contingency Triggers Unavoidable Without Institutional Changes

A development plan is necessary for Greece if it is to avoid veering away from its targets, thus setting the automatic the contingency mechanism...