23 June 2015

Latest debt plan accepted, according to Greece’s economy minister, Giorgos Stathakis

Greece's economy minister has spelled out the terms of new proposals to end deadlock on its debt crisis, amid hopes a deal can now be struck this week. The Greek PM Alexis Tsipras, who has ruled out pension cuts, higher power rates, and an excessive budget surplus, said he hoped Greece would "return to growth within the eurozone. According to eurozone stakeholders there could now be a deal with Greece "within days."