Centeno congratulates FinMin Tsakalotos on end of adjustment program

Mario Centeno, Portugal's Finance Minister and newly elected President of the Eurogroup, holds a news conference at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, December 4, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Eurogroup President Mario Centeno spoke with Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos by phone to congratulate him for the successful completion of the fiscal adjustment program, he said through a tweet on Monday.

“I talked w/ Grk minister @tsakalotos today to congratulate him on the successful conclusion of the @ESM_press program & express support for challenges ahead,” Centeno said.