ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY

European Commissioner for Taxation and Customs Union, Audit and Anti-Fraud Algirdas Semeta arrives in Athens for a two-day visit. At 5 p.m. he will visit Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras and at 6.30 he will meet with Deputy Foreign Minister Dimitris Kourkoulas.

Foreign Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos will be the keynote speaker at the American Jewish Committee’s annual conference in Washington DC.

Deputy Foreign Minister Costas Tsiaras hosts an official dinner for Cyril, the patriarch of Moscow and all Russia, at Athens International Airport.

Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides begins a three-day visit to Paris.

An international conference titled “Customer Service at Banks: How to Attract and Retain Customers” opens at the Divani Caravel Hotel (2 Vassileos Alexandrou, Athens). To Wednesday. (Info: 210.366.8831, [email protected])

The 4th Annual International Conference on Visual and Performing Arts opens at the St George Lycabettus Hotel (2 Kleomenous, Athens), organized by the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER). To Thursday. (Info: www.atiner.gr/arts.htm)

Listed companies Kanakis and Inform P. Lycos hold their annual general meetings.

TUESDAY

The representatives of Greece’s international creditors arrive in Athens for scheduled monitoring of the Greek streamlining program.

European Commissioner for Taxation and Customs Union, Audit and Anti-Fraud Algirdas Semeta will meet with the president of the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), Andreas Georgiou, in Athens, before addressing members of parliamentary committees at 10.30 a.m.

Development Minister Costis Hatzidakis will be the keynote speaker at a Greek-Irish forum titled “The Example of Ireland in Exiting the Crisis,” starting at 5 p.m. at the Ledra Marriott Hotel (115 Syngrou, Athens), organized by the German-Greek Chamber of Industry and Commerce. (Info: 210.641.9038, griechenland.ahk.de)

Foreign Affairs Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos begins a two-day official visit to the UK, which will include talks with British Foreign Secretary William Hague.

The Department of Corporate Affairs of the Hellenic Management Association (EEDE) is organizing an event titled “Social Media: Offering Crises or Solutions?” at EEDE’s Giorgos Kontogeorgis Conference Center (200 Ionias, Athens), starting at 5.30 p.m. (Info: 210.211.2000, [email protected])

WEDNESDAY

The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Athens Exchanges SA will be holding the 2nd Greek Investment Forum in New York. To Thursday.

An informative event titled “The Tax Declaration of 2013” will take place at the Giorgos Kontogeorgis Conference Center (200 Ionias, Athens), organized by the Hellenic Management Association. Starts at 7 p.m. Entrance is free. (Info: 210.211.2000, [email protected])

The Messinian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, based in the southwestern Peloponnese, is hosting an informative event titled “The Trademark as a Competitiveness Factor,” starting at 7 p.m. at March 23rd Square, Kalamata. (Info: www.messinianchamber.gr)

Listed firm Sfakianakis holds its annual general shareholders meeting.

THURSDAY

The IV International Forum, titled “Chief Financial Officer of the Bank,” opens at the Divani Caravel Hotel (2 Vassileos Alexandrou, Athens). To Saturday. (Info: 210.366.8831, [email protected])

The Panhellenic Association of Stretcher Bearers will stage a 24-hour strike and hold a demonstration outside the Health Ministry at 10.30 a.m.

The Hellenic Cognitive Science Society will hold the 4th Panhellenic Cognitive Science Conference at the University of Athens. To Saturday. (Info: [email protected])

Listed company Quest Holdings holding its annual general shareholders meeting.

FRIDAY

Public hospital doctors and employees will hold a 24-hour strike.