Eurozone finance chief Jean-Claude Juncker said the first disbursement of the Greek bailout loan is set to be released on December 13, the Associated Press reported.
"This is not just about money," Mr Juncker said. "It is the promise of a better future for the Greek people and for the euro area as a whole".
More top news
Ferry services from Calais have resumed after a blockade by former French ferry workers left Britons facing long delays at the port
US horror filmmaker Wes Craven, best known for A Nightmare on Elm Street and the Scream movies, has died at the age of 76, his family said
Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised for calling Osama Bin Laden's killing 'a tragedy' rather than being put on trial.