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EuroGroup approves release of next tranche to Greece
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EuroGroup approves release of next tranche to Greece

Panos - Jan 23, 2018

The EuroGroup meeting in Brussels has come to an end, with Eurozone Finance Ministers agreeing to release the 6.7 billion euro bailout tranche to Greece. The meeting,…

EuroGroup: Approval of 3rd review and release of tranche to Greece expected in Brussels
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EuroGroup: Approval of 3rd review and release of tranche to Greece expected in Brussels

makis - Jan 22, 2018

Eurozone Finance Ministers are expected to approve the release of a 6-7 billion euro bailout tranche to Greece during the EuroGropup meeting in Brussels, Monday. The cash…

EuroGroup: Approval of 3rd review and release of tranche to Greece expected in Brussels
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EuroGroup: Approval of 3rd review and release of tranche to Greece expected in Brussels

Panos - Jan 22, 2018

Eurozone Finance Ministers are expected to approve the release of a 6-7 billion euro bailout tranche to Greece during the EuroGropup meeting in Brussels, Monday. The cash…

Greece at top of EuroGroup agenda on January 22
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Greece at top of EuroGroup agenda on January 22

Panos - Jan 19, 2018

The state of the Greek economic programme will be at the top of the agenda at the Eurogroup meeting scheduled to take place on Monday, January 22.…

EuroGroup calls for faster steps from Athens
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EuroGroup calls for faster steps from Athens

makis - Sep 15, 2017

EuroGroup President Jeroen Dijsslebloem said the meeting was short adding that the debate was not intense. As he explained during the press conference, the Finance Ministers received…

The Eurogroup on Greece: Debt relief with a fiscal “straitjacket”, Peterson Institute analysis
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The Eurogroup on Greece: Debt relief with a fiscal “straitjacket”, Peterson Institute analysis

Panos - Jun 22, 2017

Greece’s latest deal with the Eurogroup—the group of eurozone finance ministers—is bigger news than you might think from the press reactions so far. As expected, Greece got…

Read the complete EuroGroup statement on Greece
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Read the complete EuroGroup statement on Greece

Panos - Jun 16, 2017

The Eurogroup welcomes that agreement has been reached between Greece and the institutions on a policy package of structural measures, which aims at shoring up growth and…

Eurozone ministers agree Greece bailout payment, IMF comes on board
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Eurozone ministers agree Greece bailout payment, IMF comes on board

Panos - Jun 16, 2017

Eurozone ministers have struck a long-delayed bailout deal with Greece to unlock badly needed rescue cash, but warned Athens would have to wait for debt relief. After…

After Eurogroup upset, government looks for way forward
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After Eurogroup upset, government looks for way forward

Sokratis - Jan 28, 2017

The government is mulling the way forward after Thursday’s Eurogroup, which piled more pressure on Athens to legislate measures now for the period after 2018, when the…

Greece wants Eurogroup to ‘acknowledge progress’ under
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Greece wants Eurogroup to ‘acknowledge progress’ under

makis - Jan 24, 2017

Greece wants eurozone finance ministers to “acknowledge progress” it has made under its bailout when they meet in Brussels on Thursday, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said on…

Gov’t scrambles for coherent positions ahead of Eurogroup
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Gov’t scrambles for coherent positions ahead of Eurogroup

makis - Jan 23, 2017

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos on Monday reassured Greece’s creditors that he will attend Thursday’s Eurogroup meeting with “specific” positions on all pending issues though the most Athens…

Opportunity missed at the Eurogroup
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Opportunity missed at the Eurogroup

makis - Dec 12, 2016

It was billed by some as the Eurogroup to end all Eurogroups, given that a definitive decision on Greek debt relief would have banished the lingering uncertainty…

Government aims to reach political agreement by 5 December Eurogroup
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Government aims to reach political agreement by 5 December Eurogroup

makis - Nov 21, 2016

The talks between the Greek government and the institutions continued over the weekend, in an effort to reach an agreement by the Eurogroup scheduled for 5 December.…

Positive Obama statement will boost chances at Eurogroup, officials hope
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Positive Obama statement will boost chances at Eurogroup, officials hope

Sokratis - Nov 12, 2016

Greek officials are hoping to secure a public expression of support for debt relief from outgoing US President Barack Obama when he visits Athens next week, with…

EuroGroup: Debt relief pushed back till after 2018
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EuroGroup: Debt relief pushed back till after 2018

Panos - Nov 08, 2016

All parties agreed on the need for the second review of the Greek bailout program be completed by December during Monday’s EuroGroup meeting. Greece’s EU partners made…

Eurogroup decides to split 2.8 billion euro tranche in two
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Eurogroup decides to split 2.8 billion euro tranche in two

makis - Oct 11, 2016

The European Union’s Finance Ministers convened on Monday and decided to split the 2.8 billion euro tranche into two, with the payment of the first portion of…

Eurogroup urges Athens to “speed up” bailout program implementation
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Eurogroup urges Athens to “speed up” bailout program implementation

makis - Sep 09, 2016

Greece is at the top of the Eurogroup agenda, with European officials stressing that Athens must forward with the implementation of the prior actions that are necessary…

Informal Eurogroup in Bratislava: Greece not on the main agenda
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Informal Eurogroup in Bratislava: Greece not on the main agenda

Panos - Sep 08, 2016

The Slovakian capital of Bratislava will host an informal Eurogroup on Thursday, however it is note expected to reach any conclusions on Greece, especially the 2.8-billion-euro tranche.…

Greece on Top of Friday’s Eurogroup Agenda September 9
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Greece on Top of Friday’s Eurogroup Agenda September 9

chris1 - Sep 04, 2016

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 progress of…

Tsakalotos: Expresses opposition to sanctions on Spain, Portugal over excessive budget deficits
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Tsakalotos: Expresses opposition to sanctions on Spain, Portugal over excessive budget deficits

Panos - Jul 12, 2016

Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos on Monday expressed opposition during a same-dayEurogroup meeting to the possibility of Commission-imposed sanctions against Spain and Portugal, according to Greek government…