It is obvious that the figures add up, said Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos in an on Saturday noting that "they add up because we have taken as calculating basis the financial area which we have already agreed with the institutions and are included in the mid-term programme"
The representatives of Greece’s creditors (institutions) will begin their scheduled post-memorandum meetings with economy officials on Wednesday morning.
Defending employment, wages, pensions, labour relations, but also education and health sector are the government's main goals for the post-memorandum era, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said on Wednesday in an interview.
Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said he would look into exempting people with advanced disabilities from taxation regulations kicking in on January 1, at a meeting on Tuesday.
"From now onwards, despite high primary surpluses, we are creating fiscal space that allows for lower taxes and significant spending for hospitals and schools," Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said on Tuesday.
"No one doubts that with the June 21 eurogroup agreement, we achieved a clear path for at least 15 years and we can tap the markets.
Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos on Tuesday thanked European Commissioner for Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici and his team and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker for their role, at a meeting of all parliamentary…
Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos will present to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in July a report showing where tax breaks of 700 million euros can be delivered in order to be included in a draft of next year's budget, the minister told…
"It is the end of the Greek crisis, Greece is turning a page and has all the requirements needed to tap the markets and show strong growth," Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said after the agreement reached in the Eurogroup, adding that…
The government is happy with the agreement reached by the Eurogroup, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said from Luxembourg following the Eurogroup that approved Greece's final review and debt relief measures early on Friday.