“The confidence of the markets in Greece and its government is being proven in practice and this is in the interest of all Greeks”
The European Commission’s proposal was "emblematic, fully aligned with the great needs of the European economy, fair & flexible”
"We all believe in this effort and its positive results"
There are many measures under consideration to support the economy, he said
This is the second phase of the government's measures to face the economic and health crisis
"We will try to raise additional funds from the markets on satisfactory terms"
"We are using a lot of weapons, but we are also keeping supplies for the next day when the crisis is over"
The Easter bonus must be paid to all workers in the private sector although this could be paid with a delay without any sanctions
There is no a surplus target of 3.5 pct of GDP for Greece this year
Staikouras said priority had been given to the public health system