FinMin Tsakalotos meets German counterpart Scholz

epa05271960 Greek Finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos prior to the meeting of the Eurozone Finance Ministers at the Scheepvaartmuseum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 22 April 2016. Eurozone ministers met to discuss the Greek bailout and the Panama Papers fallout. EPA/BART MAAT

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos will meet with German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz on Friday, in Berlin.

According to German finance ministry’s sources, the two ministers will discuss European issues as well as the prospect of Greek debt relief and Greece’s growth strategy in the post-memorandum period ahead of the Eurogroup on April 27 and the end of the programme in August.

The issue is also expected to be raised on the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund Spring Meeting (Washington, April 16-22) at a meeting between IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde with European institutions.