Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said he was "almost very optimistic" that pensions, slated to be cut as of January 1, will not be reduced, at an interview he gave on Tuesday night.
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…
There will be no surprise changes to Greece's economic policy after the bailout and any easing of fiscal measures will be completed within budgetary restrictions, said Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos on Thursday.
Meeting his German counterpart Olaf Schulz and European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici in Berlin on Wednesday, Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos expressed the Greek government's position that the…
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…
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.