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Moscovici cautiously optimistic over agreement

European Commissioner for Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici appeared cautiously optimistic over a possible agreement at Monday's Eurogroup during the presentation of the European Commission's spring report.
May 3, 2016

Deal is difficult but will be beneficial for Greece once achieved

According to sources, if a deal is achieved, it will be beneficial for Greece because it will unlock immediately the disbursement of the next loan tranche.
April 24, 2016

Eurogroup: Greece finally accepts the participation of the IMF to the programme

“The greek finance minister confirmed that greek authorities consider IMF participation is indispensable as one of the key elements of the deal reached last summer” said the head of the Eurogroup
Euronews: January 14, 2016

Euro ministers still waiting for Greek reforms

The last Eurogroup of the year on Monday (7 December) gave some good news on Greece, but tension is still in the air when it comes to the next steps of the bailout programme.
EUObserver: December 8, 2015

Tsakalotos: Greek program on the right track

Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said that the Greek program is moving in the right direction adding that the government will continue the hard work.
December 8, 2015

Greece approves reform bill, eyes bailout tranche

Greece's parliament approved early on Friday a bill with reforms prescribed by the country's international lenders, ahead of a euro zone finance ministers meeting in three days which will decide if Athens qualifies for fresh bailout funds.
Times of Oman: November 6, 2015

Tsakalotos: If agreement is not voted today, I will have to request a bridge-loan

"I do not want to believe that there are powers in Greece that want to send us to a bridge-loan, stated Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos at his opening speech on Thursday at the parliament committees
August 13, 2015

Europe's finance ministers discuss new Greek bailout

European finance ministers are holding a conference call Thursday to discuss options for a Greek bailout, after Greek lawmakers approved a package of tough reforms early Thursday.
July 16, 2015

Dijsselbloem: Monday's Eurogroup to focus on Greece's short-term financing

The issue of Greece's short-term financing to meet its international financing obligations is expected to be discussed in Monday's Eurogroup, stated Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Monday.
July 13, 2015