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  • Photo by Panayiotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos IMF sees much scope for reform progress, particularly on tax in Article IV report


    Despite the significant progress made so far, Greece faces fundamental challenges such as vulnerable public finances, notable tax evasion and ineffective tax administration, impaired bank balances sheets and pervasive structural obstacles to investment and growth, the International Monetary Fund’s Article IV consultation report concludes.

  • Athens gears up for deal with lenders, pending news from IMF

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    All eyes in Athens are on Monday’s meeting of the International Monetary Fund’s executive board, although there are few expectations that it will result in a clear-cut decision regarding the IMF’s future role in the Greek programme.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Tsipras tweaks message as chance of review compromise emerges

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    As speculation mounts that the Greek government is preparing for a compromise with the institutions that will lead to the conclusion of the review, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras presented a slightly more nuanced position during a stormy parliamentary debate on Wednesday night.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Athens accepts review's toughest fronts remain open


    One day after a Bloomberg report cited a memo discussed at the last Eurogroup, which noted that almost two thirds of the second programme review prior actions have yet to be completed, the Greek government gave its own view on the state of play in the review process on Tuesday evening.

  • PBO warns of recovery risks, fourth bailout and possible default


    In its quarterly report published on Friday, the Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) urged for a swift conclusion of the programme review and implementation of the necessary reforms, which could lead to a sustainable economic recovery.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Key fiscal differences lower expectations for Eurogroup

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    In comments during a television interview on Wednesday night, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos appeared to rule out one of the rumoured compromise solutions between Greece and its lenders ahead of Thursday’s Eurogroup.

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