ECONOMY

Sixteen suitors interested in public property assets

Despite Greece?s dire economic situation, several foreign investors have expressed interest in the large property assets which the government wants to develop. These are Athens?s former international airport at Elliniko, the Cassiope area on Corfu, the International Broadcasting Center (IBC) in Athens, and the Afantou area on Rhodes, which includes a golf course.

The most prominent of the 16 companies to have expressed an initial interest are as follows:

Atlantica Hellas: A subsidiary of UK-based Atlantica Hotels