BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Euro zone countries are set to disburse one final 15 billion euro ($17.5 billion) bailout loan to Greece in August, Eurogroup chairman Mario Centeno said on Thursday.
Centeno told a news conference which the last tranche had been ratified by 18 euro zone countries, which includes a concluding decision to be taken the minute national procedures were concluded in Germany.
"I expect this to take place in the early stages of August," Centeno said.
EU economics commissioner Pierre Moscovici said there was clearly no doubts the funds will likely be disbursed nevertheless it "will need just a little in excess of expected" to your actual payment.
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