Tagged: implementation

Migration deal: Quick start, tough implementation

Government officials in Greece signaled Saturday that implementation of a migration agreement between the European Union and Turkey could only occur gradually, with key details still to be worked out on how migrants newly arriving from Turkey will be processed and returned. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was meeting with ministers and senior officials involved in […]

ESM convenes to discuss payment of €2bn tranche to Greece

The head of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem reported that the Euro Working Group has agreed that Greece has implemented the first package of prior actions, thus paving the way for the 2-billion-euro tranche to be paid out by the European Stability Mechanism. The European Stability Mechanism has also announced that it will convene on Monday […]