Greek finance minister meets with debt inspectors
POSTED: Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 8:30am
UPDATED: Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 8:34am
NBC News — Greece's new finance minister, Yannis Stournaras, met for the first time thursday with international debt inspectors. The meeting came shortly after the Stournaras was sworn into office. He is a prominent Greek economist.
Attending today's meeting were officials from the European Central Bank, European Commission and the International Monetary Fund. Debt ridden Greece is in the middle of implementing a series of austerity reforms in return for more than $100 billion of emergency funds.