Antonis Samaras and the leaders of the two parties participating in his three-party coalition government met on Wednesday to review the decisions on Greece taken at a Eurogroup meeting of eurozone finance ministers on Monday.
November 28, 2012
The eurozone has agreed on a deal that will reduce Greek debt and help the nation avoid bankruptcy. Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says the deal marks a “new day” for the debt-laden country.
November 27, 2012
Eurozone finance ministers and the IMF have reached a deal on an urgently needed bailout for debt-laden Greece.
BBC: November 27, 2012
The eurozone and IMF saved Greece from bankruptcy with a re-drawn rescue on Tuesday which Greek leaders said marked a new beginning for their people facing further austerity in the midst of recession.
AFP: November 27, 2012
A write-down on Greek debt should not be part of the country's next rescue package, European Central Bank board member Joerg Asmussen told Germany's Bild newspaper ahead of Monday's euro zone group meeting.
Reuters: November 25, 2012
Greece has "delivered" on reform and a deal will likely be clinched Tuesday to unblock funds to keep it from bankruptcy, the Eurogroup insists, despite a split with the IMF over how to get the country's economic recovery on track.
AFP: November 20, 2012
Euro zone finance ministers are likely to approve the next tranche of loans to Greece on Tuesday although the money is unlikely to be disbursed before December and a deal on debt reduction may need further talks.
Reuters: November 20, 2012
Eurozone finance ministers will try Tuesday to reach a framework agreement on crucial aid to Greece and heal a split with the International Monetary Fund over a key Greek debt reduction target.
AFP: November 19, 2012
An agreement among Greece's international creditors on reducing its large debt pile should be "rooted in reality and not in wishful thinking," the head of the International Monetary Fund said ahead of a tense meeting with European leaders.
Reuters: November 17, 2012
A crucial meeting of eurozone finance ministers next week will be key to getting Greece "back on its feet", IMF chief Christine Lagarde said Friday, as she cut short her visit to Asia to attend the talks.
AFP: November 16, 2012