IMF is participating fully in Athens debt talks: European Commission


BRUSSELS - The International Monetary Fund is participating fully in the ongoing talks for a new bailout program for Greece, a spokeswoman for the European Commission said on Friday, dismissing reports the IMF could be abandoning the rescue plan.

Greece, Europeans must reach deeper deal before IMF program possible

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund can only approve new loans for Greece after Athens reaches an agreement with European governments that would ensure it can pay its debts, an IMF official said on Thursday.

30 Jul 2015

Greece says IMF is taking part in bailout talks

ATHENS - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will take part in top-level talks on Greece's third multi-billion euro bailout program on Friday, a Greek Finance Ministry official said on Thursday.

30 Jul 2015

Greek debt restructuring is inevitable, says IMF chief

WASHINGTON - Greece's international creditors will have no choice but to accept an easing of the terms of Athens' debts, the head of the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday.

World, Greece, 29 Jul 2015

Next IMF boss likely to come from outside Europe: deputy head

ATHENS - The next managing director of the International Monetary Fund is likely to come from outside Europe when current leader Christine Lagarde eventually leaves, the deputy head of the Washington-based fund said in an interview broadcast on Saturday.

25 Jul 2015

IMF confirms receiving Greek request for new loan

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund said on Friday it had received a letter from Greece seeking a loan facility.

24 Jul 2015

Greece submits request to IMF for new loan facility

ATHENS - Greece has formally submitted a request to the International Monetary Fund for a new loan facility, the country's finance ministry said on Friday.

24 Jul 2015

IMF says Greece repaid arrears worth two billion euros

WASHINGTON - Greece has repaid its arrears to the International Monetary Fund, worth about 2 billion euros ($2.17 billion), IMF communications director Gerry Rice said on Monday.

World, 20 Jul 2015

Greece begins payment of 6.25 billion euro to ECB, IMF: officials

ATHENS - Greece has initiated the process for the payment of a total 6.25 billion euros ($6.78 billion) to the European Central Bank (ECB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), finance ministry officials told Reuters on Monday.

World, 20 Jul 2015

IMF wants to see "complete" Greek package: Lagarde

PARIS - International Monetary Fund Director Christine Lagarde said on Friday the Fund could participate in a "complete" package to put the Greek economy back on track, make its debt sustainable and allow it to get its funding from financial markets.

World, 17 Jul 2015