ECONOMY

Helsinki satisfied with progress of Greek reforms

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Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos is on a whistle-stop tour of eurozone capitals to promote Greece’s progress in its fiscal adjustment and the social security reform as well as to discuss the upcoming first bailout review.

After meeting French counterpart Michel Sapin on Sunday in Paris, he traveled to Helsinki on Monday and met his Finnish opposite number, Alexander Stubb, who voiced his satisfaction with the momentum of Greek reforms.

On Tuesday Tsakalotos visits Amsterdam for a meeting with Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem, and on Wednesday he will see German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble in Berlin.