ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos will host a meeting with Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides at the Foreign Ministry at 10.15 a.m.

Local authorities being two-day strike, running through Wednesday.

Piraeus Bank is holding a general meeting of shareholders.

The Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen & Merchants (GSEVEE), the National Confederation of Hellenic Commerce (ESEE) and the Federation of Private Employees of Greece (OIYE) are holding a joint press conference on the issue of the Sunday opening of retail stores. Starts at 10.30 a.m. at the auditorium of GSEVEE, 46 Aristotelous Street, Athens.

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes its 6th Annual International Symposium on Agriculture, as well as its annual international conferences on Water and on Ecology, Ecosystems and Climate Change, at the Titania Hotel, 52 Panepistimiou, Athens. To Thursday. (Info: www.atiner.gr)

TUESDAY

The General Confederation of Greek Labor (GSEE) and the Civil Servants Union (ADEDY) are holding a 24-hour strike. There will be no train services, including the Proastiakos suburban railway, and no metro service to Athens International Airport. Journalists will hold a four-hour work stoppage from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hospital doctors begin a 48-hour strike, running through Wednesday.

The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) is organizing the launch event for its IRMA research program, titled “Governing Irregular Migration,” at the Melina Cultural Center (Irakleidon 66 & Thessalonikis, Thissio), from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Info: irma.eliamep.gr)

WEDNESDAY

The German-Greek Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosts a business lunch with top Allianz SE analyst Michael Heise as its keynote speaker. At the Esperides Hall of the Athens Hilton Hotel. (Info: 210.641.9038, [email protected])

The ISTAME-Andreas Papandreou Foundation is holding an event titled “Preparing the Day After: Greece After the Memorandum,” At 7.30 p.m. at the National Bank of Greece, 82-84 Aeolou, Athens. (Info: 210.389.0145, [email protected])

Listed company Spider is holding its annual general meeting.

Hellenic Statistical Authority issues May data on the Greek merchant fleet.

THURSDAY

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble makes an official visit to Greece. He will have meetings with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras. At noon he will address an event by the German-Greek Chamber of Commerce and Industry at the Terpsichore Hall of the Athens Hilton Hotel. (Info: 210.641.9038, [email protected])

The Smart and Sustainable Cities conference is taking place at the OTEAcademy amphitheater, Pelika & 1 Spartis, Maroussi, northern Athens. Keynote speakers will include Costas Askounis, the head of the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece (KEDE). (Info: 210.661.7777, [email protected])

The KES International Conference on Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare (InMed13) opens at the University of Piraeus, 80 Karaoli & Dimitriou. To Friday. (Info: inmed-13.innovationkt.org)

Non-profit institute Athens Information Technology, in partnership with Direction, is hosting a two-day intensive training program for executives titled “Contemporary Trends and Challenges for Retail Firms.” The event will be held at the AIT Amphitheater, 19th kilometer of Markopoulou Avenue, Paeania, eastern Attica. To Friday. (Info: www.ait.gr)

Listed company Varangis is holding its annual general meeting.

FRIDAY

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will issue its May data on industry turnover and new orders.