Regling underlines concerns about fiscal target after voter-friendly measures
Eurozone set to give next govt until Sept to address fiscal issues
EC warns budget not on track due to handouts, advises against further underspend
Institutions warn of fiscal target being missed, reforms slowing
Lenders set to highlight reform delays, leaving fiscal gap concerns until after elections
PBO sees fiscal target being reached despite expansionary measures
Athens eyes cancellation of pension cuts as Tsipras prepares Thessaloniki package
The Greek government has given its clearest indication yet that it does not intend to implement the 1 percent of GDP in pension cuts due next year.
Ahead of the first meeting of Alexis Tsipras’s new cabinet, two senior coalition figures have suggested that the measure, agreed with the lenders as part of the troublesome second review of the third programme, will be scrapped.
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