SYRIZA Officials: Greek Govt Striving for Single, Comprehensive Agreement

SYRIZA Party Minister of State for Coordinating Government Operations Alekos Flambouraris briefed SYRIZA officials on Wednesday regarding the ongoing negotiation between Greece and its creditors that will lead to a single agreement, during a meeting still underway after four hours.

According to party sources, Flambouraris said the Greek side is aiming at a deal that will foresee a low primary surplus target, will not include wage and pension cuts or laws allowing mass layoffs, will secure labor laws and collective labor agreements, will foresee debt restructuring and a growth package to redistribute tax burden.

The same sources said the party’s central committee will convene again over the weekend.

(source: ana-mpa)