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  • Photo by Andrea Bonetti/Fosphotos Compromise proposal on table ahead of Friday's Eurogroup


    Following a meeting in Brussels on Tuesday evening between representatives from the institutions and the Greek government, a compromise agreement on the fiscal measures beyond 2018 appears to be on the table.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Athens, lenders trying to put last pieces in place for technical agreement


    With all indications suggesting that the Greek government and the institutions are close to reaching an agreement at technical level, there has been much speculation about how several issues that were proving contentious until recently have been, or will be, resolved.

  • Photo via PPC https://flic.kr/p/9qi65R PPC: The struggling electricity giant dominating bailout talks

    By: Manos Giakoumis


    One of the biggest stumbling blocks in the way of t the Greek government and the institutions to clinch a staff-level agreement (SLA) is the liberalisation of the energy market, with lenders requesting the sale of 40 percent of the Public Power Corporation (PPC) units.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos OECD outlines five priorities for Greek reform agenda in 2017


    The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development published on Friday its annual edition of Going for Growth report, proposing policy actions to boost productivity and growth ensuring at the same time that the benefits from the reforms implementation reach a vast majority of workers and households.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Global deal in April ruled out as labour reforms prove biggest obstacle


    Speaking to Parliament’s Economic Affairs Committee, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said on Thursday that the agreement with the institutions would be difficult but would also have “positive surprises,” which could pave the way for QE from the European Central Bank and lead to sustained growth.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Sceptical mood in SYRIZA, pending agreement with creditors

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The Greek government swiftly dismissed unsubstantiated rumours on Thursday morning about Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras preparing to call snap elections but it is clear that as long as there is no significant progress in its talks with the institutions such speculation will intensify.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Slow progress on fiscal, impasse on labour keep review deal on hold

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    There have been no visible signs of major progress in the discussions between Greece and its lenders this week, suggesting that the best-case scenario would be the conclusion of a staff-level agreement ahead of the April 7 Eurogroup rather than the one on March 20.

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