IMF chief: Greece must launch tough reforms for aid

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde says Athens must implement "significant reforms" to ensure IMF aid for the nation as German Chancellor Angela Merkel calls on the Washington-based group to remain part of Greek bailout efforts.

Merkel says she told Lagarde at a meeting in Berlin that Germany remains committed to the IMF being part of an aid package for Athens.

"We are on a reasonable way but we are not where we want to be," says Merkel about the steps to overhaul the Greek economy.

Last update: Tue, 05/04/2016 - 20:31

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