The Greek government unveils the reform plan in order to secure a bailout extension.
The list of reforms must be approved by Greece’s creditors to seal last Friday’s agreement foreseeing a four-month extension of the country’s loan agreement. (Ekathimerini)
The main points of the summary of the proposals include:
- Creating a fairer tax system
- Combating tax evasion
- Tackling corruption
- Targeting fuel and tobacco smugglers
- Implementing labour reforms on collective contracts and bargaining agreements.
- Tackling Greece’s “humanitarian crisis” with housing guarantees and free medical care for the uninsured unemployed.
Eurogroup President cautiously optimistic on eurozone economy and Greek reforms (European Parliament press release)
Read a leaked full list of the reforms plan here: