Tagged: pension cuts

IMF calls for more pension cuts, greater debt relief in report

The International Monetary Fund called for Greece to cut pensions and taxes and for its lenders to provide significant debt relief in order for the country to make a convincing exit from the crisis. In its annual report on the Greek economy, following so-called Article Four consultations in Athens, the Fund described the country’s pension […]

Coalition working on scenarios for pension cuts but also pressing IMF over forecasts

The Greek government is working on scenarios that include cuts to pensions above 1,000 euros a month in a bid to secure an agreement with its lenders on the bailout review, Kathimerini understands. However, at the same time, Athens has called on the International Monetary Fund to detail in writing why it believes 4.5 percent […]