Dijsselbloem, Juncker both set to visit Athens

Dutch Finance Minister and Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem is due to visit Athens on Friday for his first visit to the Greek capital in his European role and just a few days before troika envoys are due back in Greece for a new round of talks.

Meanwhile Luxembourg Prime Minister and former head of the Eurogroup Jean-Claude Juncker is to make a working visit to Greece on June 10 and 11, it was announced yesterday. Juncker, who also visited Athens last August, is coming to Greece following an invitation from Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.