ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY

Deputy Labor Minister Anna Dalara travels to Spain for an official visit.

National Statistics Authority (ELSTAT) to issue April consumer inflation data.

Manpower Organization (OAED) to hold a press conference at its Alimos headquarters (8 Ethnikis Antistaseos) about its initiative for supporting the unemployed in their everyday needs with the backing of various enterprises.

Listed firms Marfin Investment Group, European Reliance and Hygeia to hold general meetings.

Regional Development Minister Michalis Chrysochoidis will be the keynote speaker at an event organized by the Panhellenic Exporters Association, starting at 4.30 p.m. on the 6th floor of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry building (7-9 Academias). (Info: www.pse.gr)

Fifth International Conference on Sociology begins in Athens at the St George Lycabettus Hotel (2 Kleomenous, Kolonaki), organized by the Athens Institute for Education and Research. To Thursday. (Info: www.atiner.gr/sociology.htm)

Fifth PhilonNet conference, titled ?Toward Innovation Through Assimilation,? takes place at the Training Center of the National Bank of Greece (41-43 Poseidonos, Glyfada). (Info: Tel. 210.823.7235, www.philonnet.gr/events/index.html)

Sixth International Congress of the European Society for Soil Conservation, on ?Innovative Strategies and Policies for Soil Conservation? starts at Thessaloniki?s Grand Hotel Palace (305 Monastiriou). To Saturday. (Info: www.esscthessalonikicongress.gr)

Athens University of Economics and Business professor Panos Tsakloglou will lecture on ?Policies to Reduce Inequalities? in and event organized by the ISTAME-Andreas Papandreou Foundation at the Athens Chamber of Small Industries (18 Academias), starting at 6.30 p.m. (Info: Tel. 210.363.1745)

TUESDAY

Nationwide general census gets under way across the country and is set to be completed by May 24.

Greece sells six-month treasury bills.

National Statistics Authority (ELSTAT) to issue March industrial output data.

Listed firms Mytilineos and METKA to hold general meetings.

Coca-Cola HBC to issue its financial data for the first quarter of the year.

WEDNESDAY

Greece?s main unions, GSEE and ADEDY, to hold a 24-hour general strike, affecting air and sea travel and public transport. Journalists will also strike.

Listed firm OPAP to hold its general meeting.

Sixth MIRA International Congress, titled ?Robotic Surgery Marathon: Clinical Practice, Education and the Simulation Olympics,? opens at the Hilton Athens. To Friday. (Info: Tel. 210.366.8852, www.mirasurgery.org)

THURSDAY

National Statistics Authority (ELSTAT) to issue February unemployment data.

Listed firm Autohellas to hold its general meeting.

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