Friday February 20, 2015
Eurozone finance ministers reached an agreement tonight to extend heavily indebted Greece's financial rescue by four months, officials on both sides said.
Thursday February 19, 2015
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tspiras spoke to German Chancellor Angela Merkel for nearly an hour today in what a government source said was "a positive climate" aimed at calming the bailout crisis.
Thursday February 12, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said that officials from the EU, ECB and IMF troika will hold talks with Greek negotiators over the weekend on a possible preliminary debt deal.
Wednesday February 11, 2015
Eurozone finance ministers were unable to agree with Greece a final statement or a way to continue talks until their next meeting on Monday, following hours of discussions in Brussels to extend an international bailout.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said he is pessimistic about finding a solution to the Greek debt crisis.
Wednesday February 04, 2015
The European Central Bank is suspending a waiver allowing Greek banks to use government debt as collateral for loans, depriving the banks of a key avenue to much-needed cash.
Wednesday January 28, 2015
The new Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has said his country will not default on its debts.
Sunday January 25, 2015
Greece will work with its EU-IMF creditors for a "viable" debt deal but is determined to leave behind "disastrous austerity," Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras said after his party won the general election.
Wednesday January 14, 2015
New figures from the Insolvency Service of Ireland show that the agency is dealing with debts of almost €1.5 billion.
Friday January 09, 2015
The value of the State's holding in AIB rose by €1.7 billion in 2014, according to the latest valuation carried out for the National Treasury Management Agency, reports The Irish Times.