ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos travels to Brussels to participate in the Foreign Affairs Council of European Union foreign ministers.

The Finance Ministry will table its new Tax Procedure Regulations in Parliament.

The Federation of Secondary Education Teachers (OLME) stages a rally at 12 noon starting at its in Syntagma, Athens.

The association of Attica kiosk owners and tobacco sellers (SPEKAMILA) holds an event on “The Big Roads of Small Retail,” at the Professional Chamber of Athens (EEA) at 6 p.m. (Info: www.spekamila.gr)

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) holds its 8th international symposium on Economic Theory, Application and Research, as well as its 1st international conference on Physics and Chemistry. At the St George Lycabettus Hotel, 2 Kleomenous, Athens, to Thursday. (Info: www.atiner.gr)

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) issues June data on residential construction materials.

TUESDAY

Parliament starts debating the Development Ministry’s draft bill regarding the Sunday opening of retail stores and the new sales periods.

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

Healthcare professional and citizens from eastern Attica stage a rally at the Health Ministry in Athens at 10.30 a.m.

The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Athens Exchanges SA are launching the 2nd “Make Innovation Work” competition at the building of the Athens bourse, 110 Athinon, at 10 a.m. (Info: 211.270.0716)

Bank of Greece to issue the January-March data on arrivals from abroad.

WEDNESDAY

Public hospital doctors and workers are holding a 24-hour strike.

The Euro Working Group of eurozone finance ministry officials will hold a conference call to decide on the disbursement of the next bailout tranche to Greece, worth 2.5 billion euros.

Development Minister Costis Hatzidakis will host a meeting with European Commissioner for Regional Policy Johannes Hahn at his ministry in Athens.

The Association of Industrial Consumers of Energy (EVIKEN) is holding a public debate on “Information Campaign for Local Societies and Entities.” The event will be held in Komotini in Thrace, at the Rodopi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, at 7 p.m. (Info: 6945.725.711)

Listed companies Euromedica and Sato are scheduled to hold general meetings of their shareholders.

As is the norm on the last Wednesday of every month, the Consular Section of the US Embassy in Athens will be closed to the public for internal administrative reasons. This closure includes the non-immigrant visa unit, immigrant visa unit, federal benefits unit, American citizen services unit, and passport unit.

THURSDAY

Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras visits Brussels to take part in the ECOFIN council of European Union economic and finance ministers.

Listed companies Varvaressos and TERNA Energy hold extraordinary general meetings of shareholders.

The Cultural Center of Hania will host the congress of the World Council of Cretans, an event that takes place every three years. This year the congress will be dedicated to the 100-year anniversary of Crete’s annexation to Greece (Info: www.wcc.gr)

FRIDAY

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will issue its provisional data for May on trade transactions.

Listed companies Tegopoulos, Athens Water and Sewerage Company (EYDAP) and Audiovisual are to hold extraordinary general meetings of their shareholders.