Wednesday

4th May 2016

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Greek talks with troika 'positive'

Greece says its on-going talks with international creditors in Paris on relaxing its tax burden and other measures have been positive, reports Kathimerini. "It's a positive climate. It was confirmed that the budget in the first seven months of the year is within target," said a Greek government spokesperson.

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