ESM’s Regling and Commission Chief Juncker Visit Athens on Tuesday for a Series of Meetings

    reglingTuesday morning the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) chief Klaus Regling is due to visit Athens and meet with Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos.

    Tsakalotos and Regling are expected hold a conference following their meeting.

    Last Friday the ESM approved the release of the latest in rescue loans for Greece totaling 7.5 billion euros.

    Also expected in Athens on Tuesday is the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. He will be meeting with Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos, and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.

    Included on the agenda of the Commission chief’s visit is an address to the assembly of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) on Tuesday evening as well as talks with local officials at the Economic and Social Council of Greece.