German lawmakers to drop support for Greece bailout if IMF quits - senior MP


BERLIN German lawmakers will not back further financial support for Greece if the International Monetary Fund withdraws from Athens's bailout programme, the deputy parliamentary floor leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc said. | Video

Germany must do all it can to keep Greece in euro - foreign minister

BERLIN Germany should do all it can to keep Greece in the euro zone, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said in an interview, amid renewed tensions between Athens and its international creditors over its bailout programme.

Economy, Budget 2017, Business, 12:27am IST

Euro zone mulls IMF involvement in Greece, mission to unblock new loans

BRUSSELS Euro zone finance ministers will discuss on Monday what reforms Greece must make to release new loans from the bloc's governments and get the International Monetary Fund to join the bailout.

Budget 2017, Business, Economy, 20 Feb 2017

Mongolia agrees $5.5 bln economic bailout plan with IMF, others

ULAANBAATAR Mongolia has agreed with the International Monetary Fund and other partners for a $5.5 billion economic stabilization package, according to a statement from the IMF on Sunday.

Budget 2017, Business, 19 Feb 2017

IMF's Lagarde says worried about European elections

DUBAI International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Sunday that she was worried about the result of looming elections in Europe, though she insisted the euro zone was making progress in resolving its economic problems.

Euro zone, IMF agree on a common stance on Greece - official

BRUSSELS Euro zone lenders and the International Monetary Fund have reached agreed between themselves to present a common stance to Greece later on Friday in talks on reforms and the fiscal path Athens must take, euro zone officials said.

Budget 2017, Business, Economy, 10 Feb 2017

IMF sees no firm evidence that currency wars are nearing

WASHINGTON The International Monetary Fund does not see firm evidence that currency wars are nearing but would like to see Group of 20 major economies reaffirm their commitment to free and fair trade this year, IMF spokesman Gerry Rice said on Thursday.

Budget 2017, Business, Economy, 09 Feb 2017

Greek bailout programme would end if IMF pulled out - German FinMin

BERLIN Germany believes the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will remain on board with Greece's bailout, a finance ministry spokesman reiterated on Monday, but said that a IMF decision to pull out would mean the end of the current programme.

Budget 2017, Business, Economy, 06 Feb 2017

New loans for Greece depend on IMF participation - German Finance Minister

BERLIN Further financial assistance for Greece depends on the successful completion of a review of its bailout programme and the participation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), a spokesman for the German Finance Ministry said on Tuesday.

World, 31 Jan 2017

Germany says IMF plans to stay involved in Greece bailout talks

BERLIN The International Monetary Fund's chief has reassured German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble that the IMF plans to remain constructively engaged in talks about further aid for Greece, a spokesman for Schaeuble said on Friday.

Budget 2017, Business, 20 Jan 2017