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TUESDAY

European Regional Policy Commissioner Johannes Hahn is in Athens on an official visit and will meet with the development minister.

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos will meet with Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh at noon.

A two-day international conference titled “Social Entrepreneurship: A Tool for Addressing Local Development, Youth Unemployment, and Social Needs” begins at the Atlantis Hotel in Iraklio, Crete (2 Ygias, Iraklio. To tomorrow. (Info: gr2014.eu)

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will publish its May figures on the consumer price index, April data on the industrial output index and first-quarter turnover results for the transport and communications sectors.

Listed companies Akritas and Electroniki Athinon are to hold general shareholders meetings.

WEDNESDAY

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs Catherine Ashton will co-chair a ministerial meeting of the European Union and the League of Arab States in Athens.

The Institute for Energy of South East Europe is organizing the 8th South East Europe Energy Dialogue, titled “The New Energy Mix,” at the Makedonia Palace Hotel in Thessaloniki (2 Megalou Alexandrou). To Thursday. (Info: www.iene.gr)

The Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EBEA) hosts an event titled “Credit Insurance and Advantaged for Insured Enterprises” at its Athens headquarters (7 Academias), starting at 6 p.m. (Info: www.acci.gr)

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will publish its first-quarter turnover results on wholesale trade and car sales.

Listed firms Intralot and Kleeman are to hold general shareholders meetings.

The final event of the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) titled “Beyond Silicon Valley: Growing entrepreneurship in transitioning economies” takes place at the Stou tou Attalou in Athens. The course is organized by the US Embassy in Athens, the ALBA Graduate Business School and Metavallon. The event will be in English and US Ambassador David D. Pearce will address the audience. Starts at 6 p.m. (Info: www.alba.edu.gr)

THURSDAY

The Hellenic Presidency of the Council of the European Union hosts a conference titled “Growth-Enhancing EU Financial Instruments for Research, Development and Innovation,” at the Hotel Athenaeum Intercontinental, Athens. Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is to launch the event. To Friday. In the context of the conference, officials from the Hellenic Presidency, the European Commission and the European Investment Bank will sign a series of agreements on European Union funding tools and consultancy services at 2.30 p.m.

The 2nd International “Sustainable Solid Waste Management” Conference opens at the Royal Olympic Hotel (28 Athanasiou Diakou, Athens), organized by the capital’s National Technical University in collaboration with the Association of Municipalities in Attica. To Saturday. (Info: www.athens2014.biowaste.gr)

The 7th Human Resource Management Conference, titled “Practical Solution for Tackling the Crisis,” will be held at the Radisson Blu Park Hotel (10 Alexandras) in Athens from 8.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Info: www.aueb.gr)

The Technical Chamber of Greece begins an event on the European SEAP-PLUS program for sustainable energy, at the Eugenides Foundation (387 Syngrou, Palaio Faliro) in Athens. To Friday. (Info: www.tee.gr)

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will publish its March figures on construction activity, February data on visitors to museums and archaeological sites, and the first-quarter results of its manpower survey.

Listed companies Mathios and Cyclon are to hold general shareholders meetings.

FRIDAY

The 4th Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum, titled “Pillars of Growth for the Greek Economy,” takes place at the American School of Classical Studies’ Cotsen Hall in central Athens (9 Anapiron Polemou, Kolonaki). (Info: www.privateequityforum.eu)

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) is to publish its April data on industrial import prices and first-quarter figures on construction output.

Listed companies Fourlis and Iaso are sceduled to hold their annual general meetings.

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