Venizelos Will Meet With Troika Mission Chiefs Today, ANA Says

Nov. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Representatives of the European Union, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund, the so-called troika, will arrive in Athens today and are likely to meet with Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos to discuss Greece’s 2012 budget and the new loan agreement, Athens News Agency reported, without citing anyone.

The troika representatives may also meet with Prime Minister Lucas Papademos in the next few days, the state-run news agency said.

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