ENGLISH

Greece asks EU for loan extension, says government source

Δημοσίευση 19 Φεβρουαρίου 2015, 14:54 / Ανανεώθηκε 19 Φεβρουαρίου 2015, 14:54
Greece asks EU for loan extension, says government source
Facebook Twitter Whatsapp

Greece on Thursday formally asked the EU for a loan extension which would buy the cash-strapped nation time to unveil new anti-austerity reforms, a government source said.

Greece on Thursday formally asked the EU for a loan extension which would buy the cash-strapped nation time to unveil new anti-austerity reforms, a government source said.

"The request has been sent" to Brussels, the source said, with Greek reports noting that Athens is requesting a six-month assistance package.