There are three key elements to achieving a successful exit: Completing the 88 prior actions, agreeing a debt relief package and settling on the post-program framework. Each has its own difficulties.


26.02.2018 / 15:38

Greece will find itself in the rather odd position on Monday of still trying to complete its third review but also launching the fourth inspection by the institutions.

11.02.2018 / 21:16

The last few days have provided a succinct and well-timed reminder of the risks and rewards that lie in store for Greece as this country heads to the end of its final bailout program.

05.02.2018 / 10:59

The stress tests that Greek banks are due to undergo in the coming weeks will provide an important waypoint in the country’s efforts to get back on the path to normality.

29.01.2018 / 09:57

Within hours of last Monday’s Eurogroup concluding and paving the way for the completion of the third review, confusion reigned regarding what had been agreed with respect to property auctions for the coming years.

22.01.2018 / 09:59

Monday’s Eurogroup is expected to officially bring down the curtain on the third review even though it will take a few more days for some prior actions to be completed.

15.01.2018 / 09:44

Lawmakers will have to vote on Monday on the extensive multi-bill tabled last week by the government as Greece takes another step toward completing its third program.

18.12.2017 / 12:19

Deputy Prime Minister Yiannis Dragasakis met Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai in Athens on December 7, with the latter calling for closer cooperation between the two countries in all areas.