Greece gains economic ‘freedom’ by repaying IMF loans earlier – PM

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras reviews an honor guard upon his arrival for a trilateral summit with Jordan's King Abdullah and Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades to expand cooperation in the East Mediterranean region, in Amman, Jordan April 14, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

ATHENS (Reuters) – Repaying earlier expensive International Monetary Fund loans is a significant step for Greece which will create favourable conditions for its economy, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday, promising more relief measures. “We are gaining points of (economic) freedom,” Tsipras said during an interview with Greece’s Antenna television. Greece this week plans to […]

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