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Creditors to Arrive in Athens as IMF Asks for Official Invitation

The representatives of Greece's creditors due to arrive in Athens on Friday in order to start negotiations for the third bailout package have postponed...

IMF Persists in Greek Debt Restructuring in Order to Move on With Rescue Plan

After calling the Greek government to approve controversial budget cuts and financial overhauls, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) made a strong reappearance, this time putting pressure on...

Delia Velculescu to Become IMF Head Representative in Greece

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is set to replace Rishi Goyal, head representative of the institution's technical team in Greece, with a person who has had experience in analyzing Greece's...

The Institutions Return to Athens

The institutions, formerly known as the Troika, are back in Athens. Representatives of the European Central Bank (ECB), the European Commission  the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have...

Greek Gods Are Angry

The election of the Tsipras government has triggered a massive headache for the Eurogroup in fear it may inspire others across the Eurozone. They...

Greece Pays €6.8 Bln Installments to IMF and ECB

The bridge loan that Greece desperately needed in order to cover the installments to its creditors has finally arrived at the Bank of Greece (BoG). “As Greece...

Nobel Prize Winning Economist Stiglitz Meets With Greek Govt Officials

Former World Bank chief economist and Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz expressed his serious concerns over the economic rationale behind Greece's rescue agreement during his...

IMF’s Christine Lagarde: ‘Greek Plan Not Viable Without Debt Haircut’

The IMF is willing to participate in the next Greek bailout program, provided that the Eurozone allows a debt haircut or restructuring, so that...

Death of Democracy

After last week’s referendum euphoria, authorizing the Tsipras administration to negotiate with creditors on the premise not to accept additional Memoranda, I felt proud to be...

Five Reasons Germany Says No to Greek Debt Haircut

Germany insists on its refusal to write off part of Greece's debt, despite the fact that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) claims the debt...

Under Grexit Threat, Greece’s Parliament Approves Greek Bailout Deal; More Austerity

With the Greek economy in ruins and the Greek banks still closed, the Greek parliament approved the terms of the latest (3rd) Greek bailout...

Creditors’ Technical Teams Return to Greece on Monday

The work between the technical teams of Greece and creditors will start on Monday in Athens and is expected to last four weeks before the third...