Poor countries need more than debt suspension, says Merkel

By |maj 20th, 2020|Angela Merkel, debt relief, News|

Rich countries should help the world's poorest survive the coronavirus pandemic by keeping up development aid and mulling relief measures that go beyond a moratorium on debt payments, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday (20 May).

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EU to discuss Africa debt relief

By |april 29th, 2020|Africa, Charles Michel, coronavirus, debt relief, G5 Sahel, News|

EU countries will discuss a request for debt relief from five Sahel countries as part of efforts to help them cope with coronavirus, European Council chief Charles Michel said Tuesday (28 April).

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G20 agree debt relief ahead of crucial IMF spring meetings

By |april 16th, 2020|coronavirus, coronavirus recovery plan, debt relief, IMF, News|

The G20 group of leading economies agreed on Wednesday (15 April) to suspend debt payments owed to them by some of the world's poorest countries in a bid to cushion the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Eurogroup nears debt deal for Greek bail-out exit

By |junij 14th, 2018|debt relief, Eurozone, eurozone crisis, Greece, Greek bailout, IMF, News|

Greece and its creditors are getting closer to a deal on a debt relief package to be sealed during the next Eurogroup meeting on 21 June, senior EU officials said on Wednesday (13 June).

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Germany made more than €1bn out of Greek crisis

By |julij 18th, 2017|debt relief, Eurozone, Germany, Greece, Greek crisis, Greek debt, IMF, News|

Between its loans to Athens and its debt buying programmes, Germany has cashed in to the tune of €1.34bn since the beginning of the Greek crisis. EURACTIV’s partner La Tribune reports.

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Greece slashes GDP forecast in new budget plans

By |maj 15th, 2017|Alexis Tsipras, Austerity, bail out, bailout, debt relief, Greece, Greek crisis, News|

The Greek government on Sunday (14 May) slashed its GDP growth forecast for 2017 as it moved towards submitting new austerity measures, including a wider tax net, for approval by lawmakers.

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