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Papandreou says new interim government will secure debt deal

Greek PM George Papandreou says an agreement has been reached on the creation of an interim government that will secure the new debt deal.

 

Greece agrees on unity government; Prime Minister Papandreou will resign

Greece’s two main political parties reached an agreement Sunday to form a unity government, giving Europe a steadier partner as it works to avert a larger financial crisis on the continent. Prime Minister George Papandreou will resign after the new government is formed, officials said, although the timing, and his successor, remained unclear.

 

Initial agreement reached in Greece power-sharing

Initial agreement reached in Greece power-sharing

Greece's embattled prime minister and main opposition leader agreed Sunday to form an interim government to ensure the country's new European debt deal and oversee early elections, capping a week of political turmoil that saw Greece facing a catastrophic default and threatening its euro membership.

 

Greek Leader Survives Vote, Bolstering Deal on Europe Debt

Greek Leader Survives Vote, Bolstering Deal on Europe Debt

Prime Minister George Papandreou survived a crucial confidence vote in Parliament and pledged to form a unity government with a broader consensus, regardless of whether he would lead it.

 

Greece Secures Second Bailout

Greece Secures Second Bailout

Greece has secured a second bailout from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund, and it too will be on the order of €110 billion, Prime Minister George Papandreou said.

 

Greek reshuffle, Berlin-Paris deal ease euro fears

Greek reshuffle, Berlin-Paris deal ease euro fears

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou sacrificed his finance minister on Friday and put his main socialist party rival into the job in a bid to force through an unpopular austerity plan and avert bankruptcy.

 

Greek PM vows to stay, lead exit from debit crisis

Prime Minister George Papandreou has vowed to stay on and fight to pull his country out of a crippling debt crisis, facing down a revolt in his Socialist party over new but widely unpopular austerity measures....

 

Greek prime minister offers to step down amid power-sharing talks and protests

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou offered on Wednesday to step down and make way for a national unity government provided it supported EU/IMF bailout plans, government sources said.

 

Greek PM says corruption at heart of crisis

Greek PM says corruption at heart of crisis

Corruption and impunity from prosecution lie at the heart of Greek's debt crisis, Prime Minister George Papandreou said on Monday, calling on citizens to stomach the pain required to put the country back on track.

 

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