Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalots and Alternate Economy Minister Giorgos Chouliarakis will have a series of meetings including a meeting with IMF chief Christine Lagarde, US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble on the sidelines of the IMF and World Bank annual meeting.
The debt issue and the partners’ committments for its settlement will dominate the meetings.
Tsakalotos’ schedule on October 7-8 is the following:
*Friday, October 7
09:00 Meeting with US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew
09:45 Meeting with EU Commissioner for European Affairs Pierre Moscovici
10:45 Meeting with German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble
13:00 Lunch with Deputy Director of the National Security Council of White House on Economic Matters Wally Adeyemo
14:20 Speech to an investors conference organised by JPM.
16:05 Meeting with Italy’s Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan
*Saturday, October 8
12:45 Meetings with members of the Asian Infrastructure & Investment Bank
13:45 Meeting with Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dissjelbloem
14:30 Meetings with members of the independent evaluation office of the IMF
15:30 Meeting with IMF managing director Christine Lagarde
17:00 Meeting with French Finance Minister Michel Sapin