Thessaloniki rally highlights political complexities of addressing name issue
Tsipras tries to secure church's support in Macedonia name talks
SYRIZA looks towards bailout finishing line and beyond
Cabinet reshuffle and new bond issue coming up next for Tsipras
Coalition approves multi-bill in Parliament, Tsipras picks up extra MP
Coalition hits some turbulence but expects cohesion for multi-bill vote
Bailout talks inch forward as Juncker comments complicate matters
Wednesday brought Greece and its lenders closer together in terms of the measures that will be adopted to conclude the bailout review but doubts about how remaining key differences will be bridged were exacerbated by comments from European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker that appeared to support Athens’s position.
The convergence came on the issue of indirect taxes, with the coalition and the institutions agreeing on an increase in the top-rate of VAT only, from 23 percent to 24 percent. The increase in VAT is part of the package of indirect tax measures, along w...
If you are already registered, please sign in.
Read some of our analysis for no charge
By signing up to MacroPolis, readers will be able to read four of our articles without charge each month. They will not have access to our data or weekly e-newsletter.
Our analysis and data at your fingertips
Subscribers will be able to read the full range of our articles, access our statistics and charts, and receive our weekly e-newsletter for €450 per year.€450.00
A tailor-made service for professionals
Apart from having access to all our analysis and data, subscribers will be able to consult one-on-one with our analysts.