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MONDAY

Pharmacists hold a 24-hour strike.

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos to attend the European Union Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels.

European Commissioner for Consumer Protection Neven Mimica to deliver the keynote speech at the “Getting Consumers Digital” conference organized by the Hellenic Presidency of the Council of the European Union. At the Zappeio Mansion in Athens.

The Piraeus Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Hellenic Chambers Transport Association (EESYM) hold a discussion on “Crucial Hours for Coastal Shipping and Transport on Greek Islands: The problem and possible solutions.” At the chamber’s offices, 1 Odyssou Square, Piraeus, at 5 p.m. (Info: www.pcci.gr)

Listed company Medicon to hold an extraordinary general meeting.

Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) to issue data for the fourth quarter of 2013 on the production index in construction.

The Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry organizes an event on the Internet strategy for small enterprises. From 6-8.30 p.m., at the chamber’s lecture hall, 29 Tsimiski. (Info: www.ebeth.gr)

TUESDAY

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos to chair the European Union General Affairs Council in Brussels.

The Panhellenic Exporters Association organizes a two-day international conference on “Exports as a Strategic Choice: Vision & Reality,” at the Athens Hilton Hotel, under the auspices of the Hellenic Presidency of the Council of the European Union. To Wednesday. President Karolos Papoulias will launch the event. (Info: www.pse.gr)

The Greek Research and Technology Network (GRNET) in cooperation with the Directorate General for Communication Networks, Content and Technologies of the European Commission, organizes the 11th Future Internet Assembly-Athens 2014. Runs through Thursday, at the Megaron Athens International Conference Center of the Athens Concert Hall, 1 Kokkali & Vassilissis Sofias. (Info: www.fi-athens.eu)

WEDNESDAY

The Civil Servants’ Union (ADEDY) begins a 48-hour strike and holds a rally at Parliament from 11 a.m. Public Power Corporation (PPC) employees also begin rolling 24-hour strikes.

The Hellenic Bank Association organizes an event at 12.30 p.m. to present a report on “Competitiveness for Growth: Policy proposals.” At the Theodoros Karatzas Building of the National Bank of Greece, 82-84 Aeolou, Athens.

The Athens Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Hellenic Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development Institute organize a Strategic Conference on Regional Development and Social Entrepreneurship at the chamber’s headquarters, 7 Academias, Athens. (Info: www.acci.gr)

Listed company Sarantis to publish its 2013 group financial results.

Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) to present data on industrial import prices for January.

THURSDAY

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras to attend the European Council in Brussels. To Friday.

>National Bank of Greece and Hellenic Exchanges SA to publish their 2013 financial results.

The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP), the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE), Kantor, the Citizens Movement and Transparency International-Hellas organize a public debate titled: “Reforms and Economic Development.” Starts at 7 p.m. at the Dimitris Mitropoulos Hall of the Athens Concert Hall, 1 Kokkali & Vassilissis Sofias. Keynote speakers include Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and EU Maritime Affairs Commissioner Maria Damanaki. (Info: www.eliamep.gr)

The 4th Cloud Computing Conference takes place at the Maroussi Plaza Auditorium, 3A Frangoklissias, Maroussi, Athens. (Info: 210.661.7777, nkondakis@boussias.com)

FRIDAY

The Food-Drink-Hotel and Professional Equipment exhibition opens at the Exhibition Center of Crete at Gouves, Iraklio. To March 24.

Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) to issue January data on industrial turnover and the capacity of the Greek merchant fleet, as well as February figures on new building material prices.

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