ESM urges Greece to stick to reforms, calls IMF to join bailout: chief economist

Reuters, Jun 1, 2018
by Reporting by Renee Maltezou; Editing by Catherine Evans

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece must commit to implementing reforms in order to shield itself from external risks as it emerges from its third international bailout, the chief economist of the euro zone’s rescue fund said in an interview published on Friday.

“As Greece enters the final months of its ESM program it is crucial that it remains determined in implementing the remaining reforms and in staying the reform course after the program ends,” the European Stability Mechanism’s (ESM) Rolf Strauch told Greek newspaper Naftemporiki.

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