Eurozone expects Greece to reform despite election

2015-08-21 15:46

European policymakers say they expected Greece to press on with reforms agreed under its new bailout regardless of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' decision to resign.

Greece makes €3.2bn debt repayment

2015-08-20 11:30

Greece has made a crucial €3.2bn debt repayment using newly released bailout funds, as a senior minister argued for rapid elections.

Give Greece a chance, Schaeuble tells lawmakers

2015-08-19 11:45

German Finance Minister has urged lawmakers to back a third bailout for Greece in a vote, saying it would be irresponsible not to give Greeks a chance.

IMF in Angola to gauge impact of oil slump on economy

2015-08-14 17:55

IMF officials have begun a working visit to Angola, with the oil-producing nation’s economy reeling from the plunge in international crude prices.

Greece and lenders agree bailout

2015-08-12 09:45

Greece and its international lenders have reached a bailout agreement after nailing down the terms of new loans needed to save the country from financial ruin.

Greece wants full bailout, not bridge loan

2015-08-05 09:34

The parliamentary spokesperson for Greece's ruling party has urged it to unite behind a new funding agreement, saying the country wants a full bailout immediately.

New Greek bailout talks start

2015-07-27 15:03

Talks between Greece and its international creditors on a third bailout have begun in Athens but the lenders want to see more reforms turned into law.

In Greek crisis, one big unhappy EU family

2015-07-21 08:47

The latest paroxysm of Greece's debt crisis has exposed rifts in the eurozone which if not addressed soon could lead to the break-up of the European monetary union.

Counting the cost for Greece and Europe

2015-07-17 15:15

When Greek leaders began a shift in policy last year to ease themselves out from under the tutelage of foreign creditors, they hoped it would bring economic gains.

Europe moves to restore funding to Greece

2015-07-17 12:15

Europe has moved to re-open funding to Greece's stricken economy after the parliament in Athens approved a new bailout programme in a fractious vote.


Greece dampens German consumer confidence

2015-08-21 09:30

Consumer confidence in Germany is being dampened slightly by the enduring wrangle over Greece's debt crisis, according to a poll.

German lawmakers back third Greek bailout

2015-08-19 15:08

German lawmakers have overwhelmingly voted in favour of a third Greek bailout, heeding a call from Finance Minister to give Greece the chance for a new start.

Euro ministers give blessing to Greek bailout

2015-08-17 09:30

Eurozone finance ministers have agreed to lend Greece up to €86bn after Greek lawmakers accepted their stiff conditions despite a revolt by supporters.

IMF in Angola to gauge impact of oil slump on economy

2015-08-14 11:24

International Monetary Fund officials have begun a working visit to Angola with the oil-producing nation's economy reeling from the plunge in international crude prices.

Greek unemployment drops in May

2015-08-06 16:00

Greece's jobless rate has fallen to 25% in May from 25.6% rate in the previous month, says the statistics agency .

Greece expects bailout deal by August 18

2015-08-04 13:00

Greece expects to conclude a bailout deal with international lenders, with the drafting of the accord to start, says a government spokesperson.

Greece looks to seal bailout deal in weeks

2015-07-21 15:34

Greece should wrap up bailout talks with international lenders by August 20, once parliament approves the second package of measures.

Greek banks reopen, Tsipras eyes return to normal

2015-07-20 13:15

Greeks have queued outside banks as they reopened three weeks after closing to stop the system collapsing under a flood of withdrawals.

Back Greek talks or face chaos: Merkel

2015-07-17 13:15

Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on German lawmakers to back negotiations for a third Greek bailout, saying the alternative was chaos.

ECB gives Greece thumbs up with funding boost

2015-07-17 09:15

The European Central Bank has increased emergency funding for Greek banks, ending a freeze of almost three weeks, urging Europe to find a way to cut the debt burden.

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