Gov’t spokesman Tzanakopoulos confirms no extra measures will be taken in 2018

No additional measures will be taken in 2018, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said on Friday in an interview with

Tzanakopoulos underlined that the Greek economy is on track for recovery, adding that Greece is meeting the fiscal targets, distributing a social dividend and laying the foundations for a new economic and production model in the country after the memoranda.

Asked about the possibility of early elections, he said: “The 2017 primary surplus will exceed the target even after the distribution of the social dividend. The same figures are also expected for 2018, provided that the economy accelerates. Therefore, there is no point in discussing the possibility of early elections. The elections will be held in 2019.”