Greece

Latest Turn in Greek Debt Crisis Is Kafkaesque – Bloomberg – 25/04/2017

Greece’s next dollop of bailout money is caught in an international dispute with no clear resolution. The heavily indebted Mediterranean nation needs the next installment of about 7 billion euros to repay lenders in a few months, but some euro-area governments, notably Germany, refuse to supply more money until the International Monetary Fund comes on [...]

By |April 27th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

IMF warns Greece over unsustainable debt – SBS – 18/04/2017

Christine Lagarde says the International Monetary Fund will not take part in a bailout program for Greece if it deems the country's debt is unsustainable.

Source:  SBS, 2017/04/18

By |April 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Greece under pressure as another debt deadline missed – The Irish Times – 21/03/2017

The European Union is pressuring Greece to resolve outstanding pension and labour-market issues with its bailout creditors, as the country missed yet another deadline for unlocking funds this week.

Source:  The Irish Times, 2017/03/21

By |March 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Why do the Irish still owe more than the Greeks? – The Irish Times – 07/03/2017

Ireland has third-highest government debt per capita, behind only Japan and US

Source:  The Irish Times, 2017/03/07

By |March 9th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Grexit, Nexit, Frexit: Is a new sovereign debt crisis in the making? – Natixis – FXstreet.com – 23/02/2017

In view of the analysts at Natixis, Frexit is clearly the market mover right now but more generally, investors are concerned that the Eurozone could see a resurgence of the sovereign debt crisis.

Source:  FXstreet.com, 2017/02/23

By |February 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

IMF report: Greek public debt is highly unsustainable – tornosnews.gr – 06/02/2017

Greek public debt is highly unsustainable, the International Monetary Fund said in a report to be discussed during a board council meeting in Washington later today.

Source:  tornosnews.gr, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

IMF report: Greek public debt is highly unsustainable – tornosnews.gr – 06/02/2017

Greek public debt is highly unsustainable, the International Monetary Fund said in a report to be discussed during a board council meeting in Washington later today.

Source:  tornosnews.gr, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

IMF report: Greek public debt is highly unsustainable – tornosnews.gr – 06/02/2017

Greek public debt is highly unsustainable, the International Monetary Fund said in a report to be discussed during a board council meeting in Washington later today.

Source:  tornosnews.gr, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

For Israel, Energy Boom Could Make Friends Out of Enemies – New York Times – 14/01/2017

Once a barren energy island in a part of the planet otherwise awash in resources, Israel is, after years of delay, finally pushing ahead with an ambitious strategy to tap offshore reserves that could transform its economy and, it hopes, its place in a historically hostile region.

Source:  New York Times, 2017/01/14

By |January 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Euro zone to unblock Greek short-term debt relief deal in Jan – Reuters – 24/12/2016

Euro zone finance ministers, the Eurogroup, will unblock the now suspended short-term debt relief measures for Greece in January after Athens reassured euro zone lenders it would honor its bailout commitments, Eurogroup sources said on Saturday.

Source:  Reuters, 2016/12/24

By |January 5th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |