Tsakalotos to be sworn in as new finance minister


Greece's top negotiator in aid talks with creditors, Euclid Tsakalotos, will be sworn in as finance minister on Monday after the resignation of Yanis Varoufakis, a Greek presidency source said.

"Tsakalotos will be sworn in with the political oath as finance minister," the presidency official said.

The swearing-in was scheduled to take place at 8 p.m. local time.