# imf - Thursday 10 September, 2015
Ajai Chopra claimed the ECB “went beyond its mandate” in letters sent by Jean-Claude Trichet to Brian Lenihan.
# imf - Saturday 15 August, 2015
Christine Lagarde has said that the country cannot restore debt sustainability “solely through its own actions”.
# imf - Friday 14 August, 2015
The country’s parliament has approved the deal after all-night talks.
# imf - Tuesday 21 July, 2015
Politicians are due to vote on a second batch of reforms tomorrow in a fresh test of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ authority.
# imf - Monday 20 July, 2015
Greeks will be able to withdraw up to €420 at once per week.
# imf - Saturday 18 July, 2015
“Maybe [Tsipras] didn’t really have a plan.”
# imf - Wednesday 15 July, 2015
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is facing a rebellion in Syriza, amid violent protests on the streets of Athens.
# imf - Tuesday 14 July, 2015
He added that he plans to carry out his responsibilities in office for the next four years.
# imf - Monday 13 July, 2015
A deal has been agreed – but it still needs to clear the Greek parliament.
# imf - Friday 10 July, 2015
The country is looking for a €53 billion bailout.
# imf - Thursday 9 July, 2015
We pursue it, discuss it, count it and obsess over it… but do we ever really think about what ‘money’ is?
# imf - Wednesday 8 July, 2015
The former Taoiseach also said he underestimated the impact of the IMF coming to town.
# imf - Monday 6 July, 2015
It is in all our interests to bind up the economic and political wounds of the past seven years.
# imf - Sunday 5 July, 2015
# imf - Saturday 4 July, 2015
The Greek problem will never be solved within the eurozone. It’s time to let them leave the euro, default on their loans, and try to rebuild from there with the drachma.
# imf - Thursday 2 July, 2015
The main bone of contention in negotiations between Greece and its creditors has been how to resolve the pension system. But why is it such a huge issue?
And you thought your debts were bad.
# imf - Wednesday 1 July, 2015
Germany is still demanding the country go through with its planned referendum.
# imf - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
The deadline of 11pm has been and gone.
Heavily indebted countries should have a transparent, independent mechanism to turn to when facing the possibility of not being able to repay debts.
Greece is finally heading for a default on its IMF loans.
# imf - Monday 29 June, 2015
Pensioners are also queuing outside closed banks.
# imf - Thursday 25 June, 2015
The Tánaiste added that Syriza was yet to “persuade us” they can run the Greek economy.
“I knew they wouldn’t be all that happy that I made the announcement, but I didn’t realise they’d be so unhappy.”
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# imf - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
Its Prime Minister claims creditors are being harder on his country than they were Ireland.
A former senior finance official has revealed secret plans were made in case Ireland defaulted from the euro.
# imf - Monday 22 June, 2015
The warnings come as a Greek debt deadline looms ever closer.
# imf - Friday 19 June, 2015
The government has confirmed talks with the Central Bank and the NTMA about the implications of Greece exiting the eurozone.
# imf - Thursday 18 June, 2015
A former top official at the Department of Finance said we are leaving our children with a huge bill.
# imf - Sunday 14 June, 2015
With Greece now just over a fortnight away from default, this could very well spell the beginning of the end for the Euro as we know it.
# imf - Friday 12 June, 2015
Dominique Strauss Khan, the former head of the IMF, was acquitted of pimping charges this morning.
# imf - Thursday 11 June, 2015
The IMF has pulled its team out of talks with the cash-strapped nation.
# imf - Thursday 4 June, 2015
Its other repayments will be combined into one.
# imf - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
There has been “serious progress” in talks.
# imf - Sunday 24 May, 2015
Because it hasn’t got any money.
# imf - Tuesday 19 May, 2015
The figures have been labelled as “shocking”.
# imf - Wednesday 13 May, 2015
It’s the first time since late 2013 that the country’s economy has been in decline.
# imf - Wednesday 6 May, 2015
Workers and government suppliers have reported major delays in getting their money.
# imf - Friday 17 April, 2015
Rodrigo Rato has already been charged in two graft cases.