Greece raises USD 3.5 billion in milestone bond issue

Athens, Jul 25 The Greek government says it has raised 3 billion euros (USD 3.5 billion) from the country's first bond issue in more than three years, which was more than two times...

Jul 25, 2017 10:22 PM | Newsscroll

IMF deal on Greece 'very positive' for markets: EU's Moscovici

Brussels, Jul 21 The International Monetary Fund's approval of a one-year USD 1.8-billion loan for Greece was a "very positive signal for the markets," the EU's Commissioner for Economic and...

Jul 21, 2017 5:45 PM | Newsscroll

Greece seeks bailout, debt breakthroughs

Luxembourg, Jun 15 Eurozone finance ministers will try to overcome months of differences with the IMF today and unlock sorely needed bailout cash for Greece to avert a fresh crisis.IMF chief...

Jun 15, 2017 9:56 AM | Newsscroll

Greece pushed to take bailout deal without debt relief

Brussels, Jun 14 Greece faced pressure today to accept a bailout deal with no new debt relief so that it can meet huge repayments and avert a fresh crisis this summer.After months of bickering,...

Jun 14, 2017 7:51 PM | Newsscroll

Eurozone fails to reach Greece debt deal amid IMF row

Brussels, May 23 Eurozone finance ministers have failed to reach a deal for fresh bailout cash for Greece, as a row with the International Monetary Fund over debt relief dragged on.After more than...

May 23, 2017 4:11 AM | Newsscroll

Greece reaches preliminary deal with creditors: minister

Athens, May 2 Greece has reached a preliminary deal with its creditors that should pave the way for long-awaited debt relief talks, the Greek finance minister said Tuesday."The negotiations are...

May 02, 2017 10:55 AM | Newsscroll

EU financial affairs chief in Athens as bailout talks drag

Athens, Feb 15 Greeks "need to see a light at the end of the austerity tunnel," the European Union's financial affairs chief said today during a visit to discuss the country's slow-moving...

Feb 15, 2017 6:35 PM | Newsscroll

Tsipras warns IMF, Germany to stop 'playing with fire'

Athens, Feb 11 Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras today warned the International Monetary Fund and German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble to "stop playing with fire" in the handling of his...

Feb 11, 2017 6:18 PM | Newsscroll