ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday his government was on the final stretch of negotiations with its international lenders on a cash-for-reforms deal that would not involve further pension cuts and harsh austerity.
BERLIN, May 23 (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has said there is no need to consider disbursing more aid to Greece because Athens has already promised reforms and must tackle the problem itself.
* Greece "will not accept irrational demands" (Adds quotes, background)
ATHENS, May 23 (Reuters) - Greece 's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday his leftist-led government was on the final stretch of negotiations with its international lenders on a cash-for-reforms deal that would not involve further pension cuts and harsh austerity.
deflation late last year (thanks to plunging oil prices), fears of European recession, the slowdown in China, a potential Greek exit and even the Ukraine conflict. Since then, oil prices have stabilized, European growth looks better, Chinese authorities
RIGA (Reuters) - European leaders told Greece on Friday to return to the negotiating table for "intensive work" to wrap up a reform agreement before cash runs out, sidestepping Athens' demand for a comprehensive, long-term solution to its troubles.
* Bundesbank chief: cannot always be about buying Greece time
wobbled with anxieties over Greece (again), corporate earnings ..... market decline driven in part by Greek jitters, “We’re seeing ..... economic growth as well as how Greece and its euro zone neighbors will address Greece ’s sovereign debt problems
* April core price rise revives bets on Fed rate hike * Fed's Yellen sees rate liftoff in 2015 if economy improves * Lack of Greek debt deal underpins safety bids for bonds * U.S. bond market to...
WASHINGTON, May 22 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on Friday urged Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to quickly strike a deal with international creditors or risk immediate hardship...