Greek government unveils reform plan

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.

(BBC)

Eurogroup President cautiously optimistic on eurozone economy and Greek reforms (European Parliament press release)

Read a leaked full list of the reforms plan here: