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IMF says early loan repayment is up to Athens

The early repayment of Greece’s loans from the International Monetary Fund is a decision the Greek authorities will make, said IMF spokesman Gerry Rice on Thursday, but noted that this would require the consent of the country’s other official creditors.

IMF: Greece among best performers in eurozone

Greece has entered a period of economic growth that puts it "among the best performers in the eurozone". That rather striking judgement comes from the International Monetary Fund in a new report on the Greek economy.

IMF revises Greece’s growth estimates upwards

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) revised Greece's 2019 growth estimates upwards to 2.4 pct. This forecast is revised upwards by + 0.6 pct, as in April by 2018, while the Fund estimated that this year's growth would be 1.8 pct,…

IMF to insist on pension cuts

The International Monetary Fund on Thursday issued a flat denial to the government’s request to cancel the implementation of the planned pension cut in January 2019, while Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos appeared reserved about Berlin’s…