9 Dec 2022

Speech by the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras at the 24th Annual Conference of Capital Link in New York "Invest in Greece Forum"

I would like to thank Mr. Bornozis for inviting me to the Annual Capital Link Forum. A unique, prestigious event that is taking place at a crucial period, with heightened uncertainty and...
23 Nov 2022

Speech by the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras at the opening ceremony of the Circle the Med Forum 2022

I would like to congratulate the organizers, contributors and supporters of “Circle the Med, The Mediterranean Forum 2022”, and especially the Forum’s President, Mr. George Kremlis, for this...
21 Oct 2022

Press Release: Speech by the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras at the European Valuation Conference of TEGoVA

Mr. President of the European Group of Valuers’ Associations, Mrs. President of the Association of Greek Valuers, I would like to congratulate the organizers of the European Valuation...
16 Sep 2022

Speech by the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras at the Adam Smith Business School of the University of Glasgow: "Designing and implementing economic policy in challenging times: Greece, 2019-2022".

I would like to offer my sincerest condolences for the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second. A unique and much-admired leader in so many different ways, Her Late Majesty was an...
15 Sep 2022

Greeting of the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras at the Conference of the Plenary of the Tax Administrations of the E.U. (TADEUS), held in Rhodes

Ladies and Gentlemen,   It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to Greece, in the first physical plenary meeting of the Tax Administration EU Summit (TADEUS), since the outbreak...
1 Aug 2022

Announcement

We announce that, in the context of the submission of the tender offers through the competitive dialogue process, for the awarding of the contract for the duties and responsibilities concession of...
27 Jul 2022

Diploma Awards-Program of Public Finance Management (PFM) to the executives of the General Directorates of Financial Services of the Ministries

The General Secretariat of Fiscal Policy of the Ministry of Finance, represented by the General Secretary of Fiscal Policy Dr. Athanasios Petralias awarded the diplomas to twenty six (26)...
7 Jul 2022

Minister's of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras speech, at the "26th Annual Round Table Discussion with the Greek Government" organized by "The Economist" magazine

I would like to thank the Economist for their honorary invitation to today’s insightful event. Εvent which gives us the opportunity and the challenge to share some thoughts on the financial...
30 May 2022

RE OPENING OF GGB 4.00 %, 30 JANUARY 2037 AUCTION RESULTS

The extraordinary auction of the GGB 4.00%, 30 January 2037 was conducted today. Total bids reached EUR 920 million and the amount finally accepted was EUR 250 million. Settlement date is...
30 May 2022

RE OPENING OF GGB 4.20 %, 30 JANUARY 2042 AUCTION RESULTS

The extraordinary auction of the GGB 4.20%, 30 January 2042 was conducted today. Total bids reached EUR 675 million and the amount finally accepted was EUR 150 million. Settlement date is...
27 May 2022

ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE BONDS AUCTIONED

ANNOUNCEMENT  AUCTION OF GGB 4.00%, JANUARY 30, 2037 & GGB 4.20%, JANUARY 30, 2042    On May 30, 2022, the Hellenic Republic (HR) will proceed with...
7 Apr 2022

P.R.: Position of the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras in the discussion with Mr. Mario Nava, Director General for Structural Reform Support of the European Commission in the context of the 7th Delphi Economic Forum

I am particularly pleased to be sharing this panel with Mr. Mario Nava, Director General for Structural Reform Support of the European Commission. I highly appreciate this opportunity to speak...
19 Feb 2022

P.R.: Speech by the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras at the conference of LSESU Hellenic Society "Greece 2022: Semper Ad Meliora"

First of all, I would like to congratulate the London School of Economics Hellenic Society for today’s insightful hybrid event and to thank the organizing committee for offering me the...
14 Feb 2022

INTERVIEW OF THE MINISTER OF FINANCE MR. CHRISTOS STAIKOURAS WITH "REUTERS"

  Greece to repay last IMF loans by March, achieve primary surplus in 2023 - FinMin By Lefteris Papadimas ATHENS, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Greece will repay the final tranches...
14 Feb 2022

EXCLUSIVE Greece to repay last IMF loans by March, achieve primary surplus in 2023-FinMin

Greece has officially submitted a request for the full prepayment of the outstanding balance of its IMF loans. The relevant procedure has been launched and is expected to be completed at the end...
5 Jan 2022

Interview of the Minister of Finance Mr. Christos Staikouras with the British newspaper "The Telegraph"

GREECE DEMANDS RELAXATION OF EU DEBT RULES Tom Rees Mon, 3 January 2022   Greece is demanding a relaxation of European debt rules to allow a wave of green investment as Brussels...
31 Dec 2021

PR: Reflections on 20 years of the euro joint article by Eurogroup members

Reflections on 20 years of the euro: joint article by Eurogroup members Twenty years ago tomorrow, around 300 million Europeans held a brand new currency in their hands, the euro. From...
31 Dec 2021

Common article - Reflections on 20 years of the euro

Reflections on 20 years of the euro By Christos Staikouras, Paschal Donohoe, Valdis Dombrovskis, Paolo Gentiloni, Mairead McGuinness and all Finance Ministers of the euro area Twenty...
5 Oct 2021

PR: Common Statement of the Finance Ministers of Spain, France, the Czech Republic, Greece and Romania on energy market prices

Common Statement of Nadia Calviño, Spanish First Vice-President and Minister for the Economy and Digital Transformation, Bruno Le Maire, French Minister for the Economy, Finance and...
29 Sep 2021

Speech by the Minister of Finance, Mr. Christos Staikouras, on "EU Economic Governance for Recovery and Resilience", at the online conference "Greece and the EU Recovery and Resilience Facility", organised by the European Commission in collaboration with IOBE

First of all, I would like to thank the organizers – the European Commission and the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research – for their kind invitation and for offering me the opportunity...